Sunday, October 21, 2012
13year girl old raped in front of 5 kids
A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 30-year-old washerman in Thotapalem in Vizianagaram district . Following a complaint, the accused, Polupalli Venu, was taken into custody on Sunday and a case was registered. Police said Venu of Muthyavani Cheruvu area lured the victim along with five others to his home on Friday on the pretext of buying them chocolates . Venu’s wife, a domestic maid, had left for work and the parents of the girls were also not around when the accused committed the crime. OSD of Vizianagaram D Srinivas told TOI that Venu raped the 13-year-old girl even as he forced the other girls, aged below 10 years, to watch the heinous act. He later took nude pictures of the girl. He also took indecent pictures of the other girls after gagging their mouths and threatened to exhibit them if the girls tried to reveal his actions. The girls brought the matter to their teachers on Saturday who, in turn, appraised their parents. On Sunday, the parents approached the police. Police took Venu into custody on the same day. The girl was sent for a medical checkup.