Two primary school girls molested, teacher detained
KalingaTV News Network
Puri: In yet another incident of sexual assault on minors in the state, a teacher was detained by angry locals in Sunaribasta village under Kakatpur police limits in Puri district this morning for allegedly molesting two girls in his school.
The accused has been identified as Manas Mishra.
As per the complaint, Manas who works as an Assistant Teacher in Sunaribasta Project Primary School called a Class 4 girl student along with another from Class 5 after school hours to his room on Monday and engaged them on foot massage. Later he went on molesting the minors.
Family members lodged a case with Kakatpur Police after the victim duo returned home and narrated their ordeal before them.
Police have reached the school and are negotiating with the irate villagers for the release of the detained teacher.
Meanwhile, the Block Education Officer (BEO) has assured for stringent action against the teacher if he is found guilty in the case.