93-year-old arrested for raping 8-year-old in Kollam
Kottiyam: A 93-year-old man was arrested by police under POCSO Act for raping an 8-year-old girl here on Sunday. The accused was identified as Mukhathala kizhavoor native Kasimkunju.
He has been admitted to hospital due to physical uneasiness after undergoing Covid test.
The incident of rape came to light after the girl arrived at mother’s place in another district.
The girl was taken to hospital due to fever and fatigue. In the examination conducted, it was found that she was raped.
A complaint was launched with the Childline by the mother. Following this Kasimkunju was arrested.