Sunday, July 21, 2013

Dad held for torturing 11-year-old daughter (India)

Dad is identified as MANOJ. No mention of a mother.

Father held for torturing girl

By Express News Service - IDUKKI 20th July 2013 09:50 AM

In yet another case of torture, Manoj, 35, Thambuzhil house, at Banglamkunnu colony near Thodupuzha, was arrested on Friday for inflicting burn injuries on his 11-year-old daughter.

 The father, who enjoys a good name in the neighbourhood, is said to have burned the girl with a hot steel ladle on the left leg, below the knees, enraged over the girl allegedly taking money from the house of the neighbour, the police said.

The girl, a sixth standard student, was found limping in the school by a teacher, who informed the matter to the police. Manoj has another child who is younger to the victim, police said.