75-yr-old man convicted for molesting teenage girl
“The incident was reported from Mehrauli’s Delight hotel around 4:30 pm on Monday, shortly after Namboodiri invited the woman to the hotel for a ceremony,” said a senior police officer. The woman is believed to have known the priest through her father.The woman initially declined Namboodiri’s offer to meet but relented when he sent his private vehicle to pick her up from her residence. She was then invited to the priest’s room, which had alcohol bottles and cigarette stubs strewn about, she claimed.
Teacher held for Class-8 girls's rape, molesting 8 others in Himachal“When she reached the room, Namboodiri allegedly asked Prakash to stand guard outside and began touching her inappropriately,” the officer said. The woman managed to escape and lodged a complaint at the Mehrauli police station. “Both men were drunk when they were arrested,” the officer added.Investigation revealed Namboodiri’s phone contained a string of messages where he has apologised to the woman.
Read: Inspector suspended, SSP faces action for molesting constable's wife
Read: Molestation of 93 schoolgirls shows its open season on India's women