A man in the streets of Haflong, Dima Hasao had been repeatedly sexually harassing girls. The man identified as Pondesh Sengyung, popularly known as Jipseng drives a blue Alto without a number plate.
While speaking to The ‘North-Eastern Chronicle’ one of the victims shared, “The man would slow his car down near the victims, grope their breasts, and speed off. On the 9th of, April, 2022, I was taking a walk near DSA ground at around 5:30 in the evening when I was assaulted similarly. I immediately recognized the perpetrator and I was aware of his misdeeds. We have reported it to the police and filed an FIR against him.”
She further added, “Haflong is a small town and has always been a haven for women. I’m stunned at how this man had been going around assaulting women and getting away with it. Judging by his nerves to grope women even in broad daylight, as confessed by one of the victims, I’m certain that there are more that fell prey to him. I hope and pray that the accused receives maximum punishment. ”
Notably, the person is on flee now. The person is also wanted now. Dima Hasao DEF has a Rs 50,000 reward for the same. Meanwhile, several women’s organizations such as Dimasa Mothers’ Association, Dibrai Mahila Samity, and Mahila Sakti Mondol have demanded immediate arrest and exemplary punishment against the criminal.