Maharashtra: Man arrested for thrashing minor in Thane district. Thane News – Times of India

Thane: A 35-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly molesting and thrashing his minor employee Maharashtraof Thane district, police said on Friday. The police arrested the accused who ran the meat shop on Thursday Ambernath Town A district official said.
The incident took place on the intervening night of November 13 and 14, when the accused had allegedly sexually assaulted the minor. unnatural sex with them. The officer said that the boy used to work at the shop and lived there.
The next day the boy narrated the incident to his mother, who interrogated the accused. Enraged by this, the accused pushed the boy against the wall, injuring his face, he said.
A customer helped the boy register a complaint, following which a case was registered with Shivaji Nagar police under sections 377 and 326 of the IPC and relevant provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act, the official said.
(The identity of the victim is not disclosed to protect the privacy of the victim as per the directions of the Supreme Court on matters related to sexual harassment)