A congress leader and DCC member of Wayanad,OM George has been booked for raping a 17-year-old minor daughter of his domestic help.
The 68-year-old had been reportedly abusing the tribal minor for more than a year.The Childline authorities in Wayanad registered a case against OM George in Sultan Batheri police station ,Tuesday.
The former Sultan Batheri Panchayat President went missing after the compliant filed. The police has registered a case under section 376 (2)(n) of the Indian Penal Code (being in a position of control or dominance over a woman, commits rape repeatedly on the same woman, section 5 (penetrative sexual assault on child) and section 6 (aggravated penetrative sexual assault on child) of the POCSO Act and sections 3(2)(v) and 3(1)(w1) of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities Act 1989),against him.
“The case was registered yesterday. We have not received any information regarding the whereabouts of the accused yet. But we have begun investigations,” the investigation officer Kuchelan Namboothiri said.
The Congress spokesperson Mullappally Ramachandran yesterday said”Congress has removed him from the party and will not let those who commit misdeeds,even if they bear high positions in the party”