Official arrested for sexually harassing women

Muzaffarnagar: An official of Pradeshik Vikas Dal was on Sunday arrested for allegedly sexually harassing the women workers at Sheikhpura village in the district.

According to the District Magistrate Santosh Kumar, block officer Jaipal Tyagi was arrested following complaints of sexual harassment by the victim women.

The women alleged that Tyagi used to harass them during the duty, he said.

The police has arrested the accused and filed a case in the matter, Kumar added.