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IFS officer arrested in US for sexual assault

A senior official of the Indian Forest Service was arrested for alleged sexual assault against a hotel maid in Pennsylvania, US, according to media reports today.

delhi Updated: Jul 26, 2012 13:05 IST

A senior official of the Indian Forest Service was arrested for alleged sexual assault against a hotel maid in Pennsylvania, US, a media report said on Thursday.

Surender Mahapatra, a 1985 batch officer, was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday, NDTV reported.

He was part of a group of 34 officers who had gone to the US for a training workshop at Syracuse University in New York, the channel said.