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WB: Police constable arrested for raping minor

A police constable was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at Rabindra Sarani area in Bankura town, the police said on Monday.

Bankura: A police constable was
arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at Rabindra Sarani
area in Bankura town, the police said on Monday.

"Constable Chandan Mudi was arrested from his home at
Rabindra Sarani area last night. The nine-year-old girl`s
father Tara Shankar Singha complained to me. They are
neighbours of Mudi," Superintendent of Police Pranab Kumar
said.

The police said Mudi is posted at Bishnupur-A police
station. He was beaten up and injured by the locals last
night, sources said.

The police constable has been suspended and an
investigation was launched, Kumar said.

PTI