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20 days on, 'child molester' untraced

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Faridkot, March 11, 2013
First Published: 21:07 IST(11/3/2013) | Last Updated: 21:39 IST(11/3/2013)

A Class-6 student, 11, was molested 20 days ago and the police are yet to trace the culprit. The crime was reported at Kotkapura and the first-information report (FIR) lodged on February 20. The suspect, Satish Kumar, is also from Kotkapura.


On the day of the crime, the minor had come back from school and gone upstairs into her room above her father's shopmy shop. The FIR suggests that the suspect, a middle-aged man, followed her upstairs and tried to molest her. She raised an alarm and the man had to flee.

The police have failed to arrest the suspect even as he continues to threaten to kidnap the girl or implicate her father in a false case. Even after insturctions from the senior superintendet of police 10 days ago, the suspect is on the run. The station house officer (SHO) concerned, Gursher Singh Brar said the hunt was on. Senior superintendent of police Gurpreet Singh Toor has assured that no culprit would be spared.

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