Kolkata minor's abuse lands four in police custody

Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) A court here Thursday sent four people to police custody till July 31 in connection with the alleged sexual abuse of a minor girl.

Following the complaints of the minor that she was held captive and repeatedly sexually abused, police late Wednesday arrested four people, including the mother of the victim.

All the accused were brought before a city court which remanded them in police custody.

The victim in her complaint has named several people, including local woman lawyer Lovely Chaddha and several of her associates.

Chaddha and another lawyer named in the complaint have since been debarred by the Bar Association of the court where they practiced.

The minor had left her family some time ago and was living with Chaddha who allegedly subjected her to sexual exploitation, the girl said in her complaint.


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