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Teacher held for sexual assault

The Puttur Rural Police have arrested a teacher of a government high school in Puttur taluk on the charge of sexual assault.

The police gave the name of the accused as Nasir (40), a resident of Volamogru in Puttur taluk, who was functioning as in-charge head master of the school. The incident occurred when a minor girl student arrived at the school to pay examination fee on October 14.

Following a complaint from the victim, the police arrested Nasir on Wednesday under the provisions of PoCSO Act as well as Indian Penal Code. Investigation is on.

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Printable version | Apr 5, 2020 7:54:03 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Mangalore/teacher-held-for-sexual-assault/article29719696.ece

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