Physical Education Teacher Arrested for Molestation

Port Blair, Dec. 12: A Physical Education Teacher has been arrested on charges of molestation on a girl student of Govt. School, Campbell Bay.

Upon receiving an anonymous complaint, an enquiry was conducted by the police which revealed that a PET had molested a girl student from Govt. School, Campbell Bay when he accompanied the students from Port Blair for an exhibition. Based on the statements of the victims criminal cases vide FIR No. 67/12 dtd. 11/12/2012 u/s 354 IPC and FIR No. 363/12 dtd. 12/12/12 u/s 354 were registered at PS Campbell Bay and PS Aberdeen respectively. The accused Poomalai has been arrested. Further investigation is in progress, informed the SP (D) Nicobar, Shri Pankaj Kumar Singh.