Calcutta: 40-year-old biology professor “assaults” student at home during class
Police said they would ask the girl to record her statement before a magistrate. | Photo credit: iStock images
- The victim had gone to the home of the accused to take courses before her examination.
- The teacher was arrested following a complaint from the girl’s father.
Calcutta: In a shocking incident, a school teacher allegedly assaulted his daughter during “special” classes at her home in the Ekpalbore region of West Bengal’s capital, Kolkata.
Police have now arrested the 40-year-old biology professor for allegedly insulting the 16-year-old girl’s modesty.
The victim had gone to the home of the accused to take courses before her examination. The teacher was arrested following a complaint from the girl’s father.
Police say they will ask the girl to record her statement before a magistrate. The teacher was convicted under the strict sections of the POCSO and assault under the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
The victim’s father approached police on October 7 and filed a complaint alleging that his daughter’s teacher had misbehaved with him.
“The father alleged that the teacher touched her inappropriately and even tried to forcefully kiss her. The teacher tried to take advantage of the victim’s loneliness and was asked to stay alone in the room. play during her classes at her home, ”the report said. city Zafar Ajmal Kidwai, DC (Port).