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Meghalaya police files another chargesheet in high-profile rape case

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Shillong | Thursday, Apr 6 2017 IST
 
The Meghalaya police have filed another chargesheet in connection with a case of human trafficking and sexual abuse of a minor girl, police said today. The chargesheet was filed against Kantlee Tangsang (66), who has sexually abused the14-year-old girl. Tangsang, a resident of Wahkdait village near the Indo-Bangla border, wasone of the 16 people who have been arrested in connection with this high-profile case. Police have also arrested sitting Independent legislator Julius Kitbok Dorphang and Edmund Kharir, the manager of Marvelene Inn, which is ownedby Home Minister H.D.R.Lyngdoh's family members. Police said Tangsang has been chargesheeted under Section 5(c)/(1)/6 of Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act, 2012 for "committing aggravated penetrative sexual assault by a public servant and committing the same more than once". Earlier, Meghalaya police has chargesheeted legislator Dorphang and five others in connection with a case of human trafficking and sexual abuse of a 14-year-old. Apart from Dorphang, the police have also chargesheeted Mamoni Parbin, 27, Darisha Mary Kharbamon, 22, and Monalisa Shangpliang, 22, under Section 366A of the IPC to be read with Section 77 of Juvenile Justice Act, Section 5 of Immoral Trafficking Prevention Act, Section 17 of POSCO Act for "procuration and inducement" of a minor for illicit intercourse, inducement for prostitution and abetment for any offence under POSCO Act. Moreover, the chargesheet has named Sandeep Biswa, 27, and Elbert Shemphrang Kharlukhi, 31. They have been chargesheeted under Section 17 of POSCO Act. UNI RRK KK

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