Another rapist injured in encounter by Assam Police
Guwahati: In yet another incident of encounter, a rapist was allegedly injured by the Assam Police in Kheroni village of Kari Anglong district in Assam.
The accused Harindra Ram was apprehended by police on charges of rape and molestation of a five-year-old girl at Kheroni village.
As per reports, the encounter took place when the accused tried to flee away from police custody. The officers had to shoot on his left leg to spot him from escaping.
Ram was rushed to Diphu Hospital for further treatment.
Earlier, the accused allegedly lured the minor to a sugarcane field in the village using candy and assaulted her.
Later the minor told her ordeal to her mother, following which Ram tried to bribe the victim’s mother for keeping her mouth shut. The mother of the victim filed an FIR regarding the incident.