Morigaon: Rape Accused Injured In Police Encounter

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Published: December 23,2021 01:52 PM
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A 55-year-old man accused of rape, was injured in police firing in Morigaon. The man is accused of raping three minor girls in Morigaon’s Laharighat area on Wednesday.

December 23, 2021: A 55-year-old man accused of rape, was injured in police firing in Morigaon. The man is accused of raping three minor girls in Morigaon’s Laharighat area on Wednesday.



As per reports, the accused, identified as Rajani Kanta Daimary, who was absconding after the crime was later caught from Amtola area yesterday. Daimary, reportedly tried to escape from police custody when he was being taken to the crime scene and was shot at his legs.



Daimary was admitted at GMCH last night.



On December 20, the accused, allegedly lured the three minor girls aged between 6-7 years to his home and raped them.



A case was registered after the family members of the three victims lodged a complaint against Daimary and subsequently, he was arrested. The police had registered a case under sections 376 AB and R/W section 6 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act on December 20.