Teacher held for molesting girl in Orissa
A teacher of govt-aided school was arrested for allegedly molesting a minor girl student in a remote tribal area at Nilgiri.
Balasore (Orissa): A teacher of
government-aided school was arrested for allegedly molesting a
minor girl student in a remote tribal area at Nilgiri in
Orissa`s Balasore district.
"Surendra Nath Sing (35), headmaster-in-charge of a
Nodal Upper Primary School in Nilagiri area, was arrested and
forwarded to jail yesterday, following a complaint by father
of a 7th standard girl of the school," Sub-Divisional Police
Officer (SDPO) of Nilgiri, S C Mallick, said.
The police said Sing called the girl to a lonely room
on Tuesday and attempted to rape her.
The girl resisted and cried loudly which made the
teacher to let her to go, Mallick said.
The victim narrated the incident to her friends and
family. Her father lodged a complaint before the police and
after investigation the acting headmaster was arrested and
forwarded to court, the police said.