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Teacher held for molesting minor girl

bhopal Updated: Jun 28, 2013 13:46 IST
HT Correspondent

A teacher was arrested for molesting a 9-year-old school girl in Amarpatan town of Satna district on Thursday. Police have registered a case and started investigation.

The incident took place in Mauhariya Lalan village under Amarpatan police station on June 23, but incident was reported on June 26. According to police, Anil Shrivastava, 30, works as guest teacher at government school of village. Victim, a 9-year-old girl, studies in Class 4 at the same school and is also neighbour of Anil Shrivastava.

Anil Shrivastava had reportedly taken girl to his house when the family members of Anil were not present. He molested the girl and also threatened her with dire consequences if she narrated the incident to anybody. Later, victim informed her parents about the accused’s act. The mother of victim took her to Amarpatan police station and registered a case. Police said that a case had been registered under section of 354 and 509 of IPC and ST/SC prevention of atrocities Act. The accused has been arrested and sent to Ajak police station.