In a shocking incident, a madrasa teacher in Nowpora Jageer village of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district was arrested on charges of sexual assaulting his student.
According to statement issued by police on Sunday, the incident came to light after a written complaint was registered at police station Kreeri on February 28, 2018 by the student (name withheld) of Madrasa Darul Hudda who was accompanied by his father.
The statement said the madrasa student alleged that teacher Mufti Hilal Ahmed Ganie called him (student) in his room in the morning and allegedly assaulted him criminally while other students were in Masjid.
A case FIR No 04/18 under Section 377/506 RPC has been registered in police station Kreeri and after investigations and medical formalities, the accused has been put behind the bars.
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