Rapes have become a daily household news in India now. We have heard some cases which have crossed all levels of inhumanity. Well, this recent incident is going to send shock waves through your spine.
According to reports, a peon of Seth Juggilal Poddar Academy in Malad (Famous ICSE School) raped a 4-year-old girl for 4 days. The peon raped the girl between 1st of August to the 4th of August inside the school’s washroom. On 5th of August, a complaint was filed by her mom at Dindoshi police station, after which the police arrested the peon.
Senior police inspector Rajaram Vhanmane is looking into this case. Currently, the peon is into police custody until the 11th of August and a case has been registered against him on the charges of rape and also under various sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
Parents have been gathering at the school premises in order to protest against this brutal act and also questions have are being raised regarding their kid’s safety. Vinay Rathod, the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 12), said that parents are quite worried about their children’s safety and now, they want assurance from the school.
Strict action must be taken as this act doesn’t deserve forgiveness. This also raises questions about the safety of children in school.