Tabaquite MP Dr Surujrattan Rambachan is distancing his family from rumours surrounding the alleged rape of a 4-year-old girl.
According to a daily newspaper, the 33-year-old son of a former government minister is being investigated for the act.
But sometime today, a post began circulating on social media, alleging that Dr Rambachan’s relative was the one being questioned.
In a statement today, dr. Rambachan made it clear that the post bears no truth and does not relate to him or his family.
According to the MP, the post is highly inflammatory and contains quote- "malicious rumours."
Dr Rambachan has instructed his attorneys to find the source of the information says he will not hesitate to take all legal steps necessary to protect his family's reputation.
The attack against the four-year-old girl reportedly took place at the man's home on father's day last month.
The police service, children's authority and the u-s embassy are looking into the matter.