Panaji: In a bizarre incident, five masked men entered a high school at Agassaim village near here and locked four girl students in a toilet during the school hours, police said.
Old Goa Police have registered a case against five unidentified men, who barged into the government primary school around 11.15 am during recess time and locked the girls inside the toilet for about a minute.
However, one of the five accused unlocked the toilet before fleeing from the spot, a complaint lodged by the school management says.
Police Inspector Shivram Vaigankar said that all the girls were around nine years old.
The complaint further says that the incident happened all of a sudden and the accused escaped from the school premises quickly.
The students immediately reported the matter to the school principal, who filed the complaint.
Police said that they were yet to ascertain the motive behind such a bizarre behaviour.