Minister Kiyanile condemns raping of old woman

KOHIMA, Oct 28 (NEPS): Minister for Social Welfare Kiyanile Peseyie has strongly condemned the rape of an 80-year-old woman in Jotsoma by two youth, Adu Nakro and Vezhohu Resuh, on October 25.

Talking to NEPS here Tuesday, the Minister termed as “most despicable and barbaric” the manner in which the two youth, Adu Nakro of Tenyizou village and Vezhohu Resuh of Pholomi village, committed such monstrous acts to such an old woman.

Stating that this dastardly act has shocked the conscience of all citizens of the State, Peseyie urged the law enforcement agencies to award befitting punishment to the two accused as per the law of the land.

He also conveyed heartfelt sympathy to the aggrieved family members of the victim.

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