• search
For Thiruvananthapuram Updates
Allow Notification  

Tamil Nadu BJP leader sexually abuses minor girl on train, police registers case

By Chennabasaveshwar

KP Prem Ananth, a lawyer and a former BJP candidate from RK Nagar for 2006 Tamil Nadu assembly polls, arrested in Erode for allegedly sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl onboard a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Chennai.

Tamil Nadu BJP leader sexually abuses minor girl on train, police registers case

According to the FIR based on a complaint filed by the girl's mother, the incident occurred at 1.15 am on Sunday when the child was travelling from Thiruvananthapuram to Chennai with her family.

Accused K P Prem Ananth, says the FIR, boarded the train from Coimbatore and the incident took place between Coimbatore and Erode.

According to The Hindu, her parents alerted the TTE when the victim raised an alarm. Prem Ananth was taken to the Government Railway Police Station after the train arrived at the Erode Railway Junction. The police registered a case under Section 9 (m) r/w 10 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012.

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more