Budgam, May 10: A government teacher of Govt High School Kawoosa Khalisa in Budgam district was Wednesday arrested by Police on charges of molestation after complaint of girl students.
He was lodged at Police station Magam and is to be produced before court today to seek remand, police said.
The teacher was arrested after two girls from Government High School Kawoosa Khalisa in Narbal zone approached the local police complaining that they were molested by their school teacher in two different incidents.
“Two girls from 8th and 9th class approached us with a complaint against the teacher. We acted on the student’s application and arrested the teacher and registered a case under u/s 509 RPC,” a police official said. (PTK)