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Teacher arrested for sexual harassment

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A school teacher was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly sexually harassing a boy.

P. Thirumani, 24, of Kayamozhi in Tiruchendur who was working as a temporary teacher at a boys’ school located on Beach road, had allegedly sexually harassed a boy who was staying at the hostel.

When the student contacted the Childline, officials conducted an inquiry at the school. A complaint was then lodged with the north police, after which he was arrested under provisions of the POCSO Act.

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