Govt school teacher held for raping student in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: A government school teacher was arrested on Sunday in Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh for allegedly raping a minor student, police said.

Hemant Kumar Chaurasiya (25), a teacher of the Government High School at Kaspur village, was arrested from his native village Sakara in the district for raping the 17-year-old girl on December 13, SP, Dhamtari Akbar Ram Korram told reporters here.

Further probes are on into the case, the SP added.