Thamarassery: Local people shaved the head of a man who raped a minor girl after breaking into her house. Thamarassery police nabbed Muhammed Shafi (23), a native of Puthuppady, and handed him over to police.
Muhammed Shafi along with a friend reached the girl's house on a bike. Shafi went inside the house to molest the girl and his friend stood guard outside. On seeing a man stand outside in the wee hours of the day, locals interrogated him and found about their plan. They pulled Shafi out of the house and partially shaved his hair, eyebrows and moustache. Later he was handed over to police.
Thamarassery police registered a case against Shafi for raping a minor girl after breaking into her house. Based on Shafi’s petition, police also registered a case against the locals for shaving his head and moustache.