On Wednesday, a 50-year-old teacher was arrested by Samata Nagar police for allegedly molesting a three-year-old girl at Kandivli preschool. The teacher was arrested after the girl’s parents registered a complaint against him for inappropriately touching the girl on Tuesday.
According to the Asian Age, in the complaint it is said that the teacher held the minor’s hand and then touched her inappropriately. And after reaching home the girl narrated the entire incident to her mother, who then approached the Samta Nagar police station, after which a complaint was registered.
Samta Nagar police have arrested the teacher and booked him under relevant sections of the IPC for molestation and relevant sections of the POCSO Act. Subhash Vele, Assistant Commissioner of Police of the Samata Nagar division told the leading daily, “The arrest has been made, and no further details can be shared considering the sensitive nature of the case.”