Raigarh Munaadi ।।
For the first time in a quick action against rape case, Chhattisgarh police has completed their probe into the alleged rape with 15 year old minor girl and submitted a charge sheet within four days after the assault was reported on October 30 in Raigarh district.
Raigarh Superintendent of Police Santosh Singh said that the accused Guddu Paswan (20) was arrested and booked under sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for raping the minor girl based on her statement.
After the arrest of the accused, police team started investigating the case and within four days Punjipathara police submitted the charge sheet before a local court, the senior police officer added.
The investigating officers have been asked to arrest the accused and file charge sheets after proper investigation as soon as possible in such cases and may within a week, if possible, in all such cases, Singh added.
SP Singh said Raigarh police try to get the accused punished after speedy trials in courts and police are also trying to get victims’ compensations to be provided as soon as possible.
In September this year, the Raigarh police had submitted a charge sheet in a separate rape case involving a minor within five days in the district.