A former two-term Barisan Nasional assemblyman began a 10-month jail term yesterday (8 Nov) for sexually assaulting his own daughter back in 2015 when she was just 12 years old.
To refresh, the now 73-year-old man committed the offence on the girl at the Taiping hospital at about 6pm on 15 April 2015.
The fact of the case revealed that he had visited his daughter at the hospital where she had been warded for an ailment. While seated at the side of the bed, and in the presence of the girl’s mother, he fondled the victim’s breast.
He then repeated the act after the girl had her dinner, only to be scolded by the wife. However, he did it for a third time and was again reprimanded by his wife.
After being discharged the following day, the girl told her family members what had happened and a police report was lodged on 17 April 2015.
According to FMT, the…