SHILLONG, Jan 10: A 66 year old man has been arrested after he was accused of sexually exploiting a minor girl after a FIR was filed by the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR).
A 66-year-old man identified as Kentely Tangsang was arrested for his involvement in the case registered under Madanryting police station, East Khasi Hills District SP (City) Vivek Syiem informed on Tuesday.
The FIR filed by the SCPCR had stated that the girl had revealed one Khasi old man from Dawki, a friend of Mamoni, the arrested pimp, had exploited her twice once in Mamoni’s house and the other in the house of one Mary at Demthring.
The SP said that the alleged rape accused senior citizen is from Wahkdait village few kilometers away from Pynursla in East Khasi Hills District. The village is also near to Dawki village in West Jaintia Hills District.
With this, altogether nine persons have been arrested which include the former militant leader turned Mawhati independent legislator Julius Dorphang, five pimps and a waiter of the guest house from where the girl was rescued.
Meanwhile police are still trying to identify one ‘Professor Roy who was also named by the 14 year old victim.