Meghalaya, JULY 30: A doctor identified as Dr. Ayam Sunil Khuman has been arrested by Meghalaya police for allegedly molesting a minor girl in his clinic. The incident took place in West Khasi Hills District of Meghalaya.
Allegedly, the accused doctor molested the minor girl in his clinic. It was also alleged that the accused took photos of the victim on his mobile phone.
A case has been registered against the doctor under the POCSO Act. The SP of West Khasi Hills, HG Lyngdoh informed that the accused has confessed about his crime. He also said that his mobile has been seized by the police and it will be kept as evidence.
“The accused has been sent to judicial custody and investigation is going on,” the SP said.
The Civil Society Women’s Organisation (CSWO) has condemned this disgusting act strongly.
“The issue needs to be effectively addressed by the Social Welfare Department so that children are safe and not hounded by such perpetrators,” said CSWO president, Agnes Kharshiing.