Constable outrages modesty of minor Dalit girl, escapes

Rameswaram: A constable in the special branch (intelligence) wing here allegedly outraged the modesty of a 12-year-old Dalit girl today and escaped, following which police have launched a hunt for him.

Her mother filed a complaint against the constable at the all women police station here after the incident.

Police said the constable was later transferred to Armed Police.

However as the woman had given a complaint, action had been initiated against him, they said, adding he would be suspended in a day or two.