TURA, July 16: A group of villagers of Ringbingre under Williamnagar Police station in East Garo Hills (EGH) on Sunday thrashed a construction worker alleged of making an attempt to rape a 8 year old girl in the village this morning.
The alleged accused, who works as a construction worker is a resident of Assam and had been living in the village to construct a house.
According to locals he was spotted by the parents while attempting to molest the girl after which, he fled. Villagers later rounded up the suspected culprit before giving him a sound thrashing.
While further details are still not available, the group of villagers later handed the suspect to the Williamnagar police this afternoon and a case has been filed.