Even during the holy days of Navratri in Lucknow, the incidents of molesting girls and attempts to rape are not stopping. The latest case came to light in Naka police station area on Tuesday night, where a close friend of the maternal uncle tried to rape two girls aged 4 and 5. As soon as the information was received, the police started searching for the accused after registering a report. Earlier on Sunday, there was an attempt to rape a 6-year-old girl in PGI police station area, whose accused has not been caught yet.
There has been an incident of attempt to rape two daughters of a employed youth living in Naka area. According to the victim’s father, due to renovation work in the house, he had left his 4- and five-year-old daughters in the house. When the girls started crying there on Tuesday night, their maternal uncle brought them back home. On returning home, the girls told that an uncle used to do dirty things. On the pretext of giving toffees, he used to put his hands inside the clothes. The enraged father went straight to the police station and informed the police. Seeing the matter serious, the police immediately swung into action.
Only uncle’s friend was doing dirty acts
Inspector Naka Manoj Mishra said that the accused has been identified. He is Manoj Maurya, a resident of Raniganj. Manoj sells stamps in the court and is a close friend of the girl’s maternal uncle. He often used to reach home when the family members were busy with some work and used to do this dirty act by calling the girls close on the pretext of feeding them toffee. On Tuesday, he had tried to rape both the innocent by finding them alone in the room. Inspector says that the accused is absconding. His location is being known.