Jalpaiguri: A magician was arrested on Monday from jalpaiguri for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl.
The incident took place at Baishakhi Fair at Netajipara in jalpaiguri. The accused magician, Dayamay Halder, is a resident of the Murshidabad district’s Colony number 2 under the Farakka Police Station.The magician lured the minor into teaching her magic. The minor got tempted and that is when he sexually assaulted her.
The girl’s family lodged a complaint against the magician in Kotowali police station. Based on the complaint , the police arrested the sexual assaulter and booked him under The Protection Of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act.