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Officer arrested for sexual harassment in Assam

One of the two senior officers sexually harassing a woman health educator in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) has been arrested in central Assam`s Morigaon district.



Morigaon: One of the two senior officers sexually harassing a woman health educator in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) has been arrested in central Assam`s Morigaon district.

District Media Expert of NRHM in its Morigaon district branch, Pranab Dutta Majumdar, was arrested last night at Chandrapur in connection with the physical and mental harassment of the woman health educator.
The woman had yesterday lodged an FIR at the Morigaon police station against the two senior officers Majumdar and NRHM District Project Manager Anup Jyoti Kalita of allegedly harassing her physically and mentally at the work place for the last three months.
Search was on for the other officer Kalita, who was a bsconding, police said.

Several social and students` organisations yeste rday gheraoed the NRHM`s district office here protesting against the alleged harassment of the woman.

Bureau Report

From Zee News

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