The assault took place the same day as three people were killed in a knife attack at a church in the French city of Nice
France has refused to intervene in a case in which an employee of French consulate in Bangalore has been charged with raping his daughter.
The nanny who was employed at French diplomat Pascal Mazurier's residence has jumped to his defence, saying he is not the type of man to abuse his own daughter.
The bail plea of French national Pascal Mazurier has been adjourned to 26 July by a court in Bangalore.
Suja Jones Mazurier is a rare parent who reported her husband's alleged rape to the authorities. In most cases, norms of the Indian family make it impossible to raise the issue even within the home.
With French national Pascal Mazurier remanded to judicial custody for the next 14 days, the next priority will be to secure the financial security for his wife Suja Jones, said Nina Nayak, chairperson Karnataka State Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
French consulate personnel Pascal Mazurier, who has been accused of raping and torturing his three-year-old daughter has been arrested by the Bangalore police.