Minor boy sodomised by 4 neighbours

Moga (Panjab): An eight-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by four persons from his neighbourhood here, police said on Tuesday.

The accused, identified as Laddi, Bhinda, Happy and Chetan, all in their twenties, last evening entered the victim’s house when his parents were not at home and he was flying kite on the roof, they said.

When his parents arrived, the victim narrated them the story following which the mother of the victim lodged a complaint.

A case has been registered under relevant sections of the IPC and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act after the medical examination of the child, police said.

No arrests have been made so far.