Hailakandi, Oct 19: Sensation prevailed following the allegation of sexually abusing a physically challenged boy in Ratabari area of Karimganj district in South Assam. The accused, Johir Ahmed is a member of youth Congress and is now absconding.
A resident of East Tongibari village under Ratabari police station lodged a complaint with the Ratabari police station on Saturday night. He mentioned in his FIR that his physically challenged autistic 16 years old son took part in the evening prayers at the mosque on Saturday as usual. On his way home from there, Zahir Ahmad, son of Sihab Uddin of the same village, took him to the forest behind Shukmoy Nath's house and had perverted sex. Even the spots of bites also found in the different parts of the body of the boy. After returning home in a bloody state, he revealed everything to his father through gesturing as he can't talk. Later that night, father filed a case against the accused at Ratabari police station. The people of the area have demanded exemplary punishment of the culprit and his immediate arrest for the perverted sex with a physically challenged teenager.
The officer in charge of Ratabari police station, Ratan Das informed that the accused is absconding and assured that he will be caught soon. Karimganj police super, Padmanabh Baruah confirmed the registration of cases under various sections.
Meanwhile, Indian Youth Congress has suspended Johir Ahmed, 21 from the party for his alleged illegal activities on Sunday.