A hostel warden of the Delhi Public School (DPS), Samalkha in Panipat district was arrested on Monday on the charges of sexually assaulting a boy of a primary wing.
The victim, whose identity has been concealed by the police, was residing in the school hostel and did not belong to Haryana.
The Panipat deputy superintendent of police Varinder Vij confirmed to HT on Monday evening that Satbir Singh (32) was arrested.
A case under section 377 of the indian penal code has been registered against the accused.
A resident of Sonepat village, Satbir was working at DPS for the last one-and-a-half years.
The DSP said that medical examination of the student was conducted today and it was found that the student bore injuries on the private parts.
He said that the matter was brought to the police’s notice after the victim met his parents on Sunday. The boy was allegedly being victimized for the last several months.
Meanwhile, the police said that though no other complaint is received against the accused, the police was investigating the matter if he had abused any other student.