The incident got here to gentle after the district youngster welfare committee obtained a video from an nameless supply
Guwahati: A physician and his faculty principal spouse who had been accused of pouring sizzling water on their 12-year-old home assist whereas he was asleep, had been arrested from Nagaon on Saturday night time, police mentioned.
Siddhi Prasad Deuri, a health care provider of Assam Medical College and Hospital in Dibrugarh, and his spouse Mitali Konwar, Principal of Moran College, have been on the run.
Deuri allegedly had, in an inebriated state, poured sizzling water on the boy when he was sleeping of their home in Dibrugarh, whereas Konwar who was a witness to the incident was accused of not offering him with medical therapy.
“The couple, wanted for causing burn injury to the minor domestic help in Dibrugarh, was been arrested from Nagaon,” Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) GP Singh mentioned
The incident got here to gentle when the District Child Welfare Committee rescued the boy on 29 August after receiving a video from an nameless supply, and knowledgeable the police. He is now stored in a baby care centre.
The police recorded his assertion and registered a case towards the couple below varied sections of the Child and Adolescent Labour Prohibition Act and Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act.
The police had gone to the residence of the couple to interrogate them however discovered that Deuri, a most cancers affected person, was being administered saline. They had requested the 2 to report back to the native police station on the earliest.
The couple, nevertheless, had fled and the police launched a search operation to arrest them.
Find newest and upcoming tech devices on-line on Tech2 Gadgets. Get expertise information, devices critiques & scores. Popular devices together with laptop computer, pill and cellular specs, options, costs, comparability.