A three-year-old girl was allegedly sexually abused by a man in Kerala's Waynad, police said on Tuesday.
According to police, the 26-year old man, who has been arrested, is part of a circus troupe of which the child's father was also a member.
A case under IPC section for rape and under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has been registered, police said.
He was caught red-handed by the child's father yesterday, they added.
A Magistrate court today remanded him to 14 days judicial custody.