Deogarh: In a most bizarre incident, a teacher was charged with sexual harassment at Kundeigola area in Deogarh district. The accused teacher identified as Rabindra Sahoo (44) has been arrested and is being interrogated.
Sources said, Rabindra had allegedly kept physical relationship with five girls at different times during tuition classes. The girls could not divulge the incident before anybody, fearing public humiliation. The accused had been committing such crime for last three years.
Two girls narrated the ordeal before their parents following which the parents had exchanged a verbal altercation with the teacher. Later, they lodged a complaint with police.
“Based on the statement of the girls, we have arrested the accused teacher and sent the girls for medical examination. We are questioning the accused,” said Ratnakar Mallick, IIC of Kundeigola police station.