Kolkata: A 62-year-old man was arrested on Saturday night from New Town area for allegedly raping three minor girls for a week.
Adhir Sarkar, the man is from New Town’s Sulangguri Dakshin area and is a neighbour of the three girls aged six, eight and nine years. According to the police, he sexually assaulted the girls for a period of one week.
According to one of the minor’s parents said that they were not in their homes. Taking advantage of this situation, Adhir called her from outside. On not getting any response he started shouting out her name and the forcefully took her to his house. He then, in the name of showing her toys, started touching her private parts. Post this, he raped her.
The girl, somehow, escaped and ran to her home. She later on, told the entire thing to her family.
Adhir has also been accused of raping two other minor girls who is his neighbour. The girls’ families filed a case at New Town police station. He was produced in the Barasat court on Sunday.