Shame on Liberation Day! 15 Year Old Mentally Challenged Raped
As the Goa government celebrates its 50th Liberation Day with pomp and splendor; news trickles in off a heinous crime committed on a 15 year old mentally challenged girl in the state – a 15 year old mentally challenged girl is raped in Old Goa.
The crime once again throws open question on the growing crimes in the state and the failure of the police department and Home Ministry to take strict measures on enforcing laws.
According to police sources that GoaChronicle.com spoke to the young girl was lured into to the toilet by a man named Desmond Andrade at the St Francis Xavier Centre (a Church – run Centre) for Handicapped in Shantineketan and then raped.
Police sources reported that the incident was reported yesterday evening and the boy (who is also mentally challenged) has been arrested and booked.