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AI staffer held in Kolkata for molesting 9-yr-old girl

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 2, 2010 - 14:08

Kolkata: An Air-India employee was
arrested and another detained early today for allegedly
molesting a nine-year-old girl at NSC Bose International
airport here.

The police said AI baggage handler Ahamed Reza
molested the girl when she came to the airport at about 1.30
am to catch a flight.

Another baggage handler, Binoy Sanyasi was detained
for questioning, the police said.

The incident took place when the girl was waiting
after luggage checking in the airport, the police said.

The girl had come to visit relatives with her mother
in Kolkata and was on the way to Boston in a Frankfurt-bound

An AI spokesperson said Reza and Sanyasi have been
suspended from duty.

The girl`s mother lodged a complaint with the airport
officials and officers from Airport Police Station arrested
Reza, airport sources said.


First Published: Tuesday, March 2, 2010 - 14:08
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