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CHENNAI: An all-women police station staff in Chennai on Monday arrested a tv reporter in reference to the case wherein a 13-year-old lady was pushed into prostitution by a relative and sexually assaulted a number of instances.
The journalist, 39-year-old Vinoba G, is the sixteenth accused to be arrested within the case. Earlier, the lady’s six kin, a police inspector, a BJP functionary, a couple of brokers in addition to males who raped her over a interval of two months have been arrested. Vinoba of Vinoba Nagar in Tondiarpet is a reporter in a personal TV channel and can be into financing, mentioned police.
“Vinoba lent cash for curiosity to the primary accused Madhan and his sister Sandhya and may be very near them. It’s by that hyperlink that he sexually assaulted the 13-year-old lady 3 times in a interval of two months, together with contained in the workplace of the BJP functionary,” mentioned a police officer.
“Every time Vinoba visited Madhan, he preyed on the lady. The sufferer remembered him very properly,” mentioned the police.
The 13-year-old lady from Perumbakkam was despatched by her mom to her niece’s home in Vyasarpadi the place she was allegedly first raped by niece’s second husband Madhan earlier than she was pushed into the flesh commerce.
Six kin of the sufferer have been arrested within the case. That they had allegedly colluded with varied brokers within the flesh commerce to ship the kid to them at a weekly bundle of Rs 1.5 lakh. The brokers then allegedly invited their common prospects to sexually assault the lady. Police mentioned a couple of extra males can be arrested within the case.