18-Year-Old Boy Hangs Self After Classmates, Hostel Staff Sexually Assault Him

18-Year-Old Boy Hangs Self After Classmates, Hostel Staff Sexually Assault Him

An 18-year-old boy has dedicated suicide with the aid of striking himself after he was sexually assaulted allegedly by his school mates and some of the hostel staffers in Chandrapur district.

The deceased, who was once a Class 12 student, used to continue to be in Sevadal Boys Hostel located in Jivati Tahsil, Marai Patan village in the district. Police have recovered a notebook from the crime area in which the boy has noted that he was sexually assaulted by way of three hostel staffers and other fellow college students on a everyday basis. According to police, the sufferer has additionally stated incidents that he confronted in the past.

Briefing about the incident, Shilwant Nandedkar, the sub-divisional police officer said, "We have registered a case beneath Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) against 14 people including 11 students and three hostel staffers."