Published By: Sanstuti Nath
Last Updated: June 05, 2023, 13:34 IST
Rajasthan Police have arrested the headmaster of a government school and booked him under the POCSO Act on charges of molesting six minor girl students.
Police officials said that the accused, identified as Rameshchandra Katara, used to call the victims on pretext of playing games during holidays and would molest them.
Dungarpur SP Kundan Kavariya said that the police lodged a complaint on basis of villagers complaint against Katara.
The girls shared accounts of the incident with their parents.
The accused has also been suspended by the education department.
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