Police arrests man who beat up 7-yr-old daughter till she fainted in TVM
Kadakkavoor (Thiruvananthapuram): A man has been arrested here for beating up his 7-year-old daughter with footwear in an inebriated state. The man identified as Chirayinkeezhu native Rajesh (41) was arrested for torturing his daughter.
Rajesh was not in good terms with his wife. The children were staying with their mother in her house. On Thiruvonam day, Rajesh brought the children back to his house.
The child who sustained injuries from his attack told the police that Rajesh used to beat them up regularly in drunken state.
On the day of the incident, Rajesh slapped the child hard and she fell unconscious. Following this, a neighbour took the child to hospital in Chirayinkeezhu. The hospital authorities informed Child Line and Kadakkavoor police.
With this, the police arrested Rajesh and charged case as per Juvenile Justice Act. Kadakkavoor SI Vinod Vikramadithyan summoned Rajesh’s wife who was staying in another house and entrusted the children with her.