National award winner in dance arrested for molestation in Delhi

A national award winner and Guinness Records holder in dance was Sunday arrested for molesting his wife`s female student, police said.

IANS| Last Updated: May 11, 2014, 23:36 PM IST

New Delhi: A national award winner and Guinness Records holder in dance was Sunday arrested for molesting his wife`s female student, police said.

Syed Sallauddin Pasha, a dancer and choreographer, was arrested from his home at Madhu Vihar area in east Delhi, after a complaint was filed by the woman who works as a dance teacher at a dance centre run by Pasha`s wife.

According to the woman`s complaint, Pasha, who also looks after his wife`s dance centre, had gone to meet a sponsor in Daryaganj area a few days ago along with the woman. While returning, he molested the woman inside a car.

The complainant, who lives separately from her husband, told Pasha`s wife about the incident and also informed police.
The woman claimed Pasha also used to sexually abuse his female students.
Police said Pasha`s wife also lodged a separate complaint of domestic violence, attempt to murder and abetment to suicide at Madhu Vihar police station.