A private school teacher was arrested, in Madiaon area of Lucknow for sexually harassing three girl students of the 2nd class. Police said the parents of the girls had lodged complaint following which he was arrested after registering an FIR in the matter.
The accused Rakesh Kumar is a subject teacher of English in Loyal Public Inter College located in Gauribheet locality on Sitapur road, as told by the police.
The incident came to light when some parents gathered at the school and alleged the teacher for sexually harassing class 2nd girls. At first, just one case came up while later two more reports of the similar act were reported in the police station of Madiaon. The parents of the girls claimed that the teacher had been harassing the girls for very long but the girls were unable to explain the heinous act to their parents. The teacher also threatened the girls with dire consequences for which they feared telling it to the parents.
The inspector said the teacher has been booked under multiple IPC sections of sexual harassment and molestation and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The police team had approached the school authorities seeking video footages of CCTVs installed in the school and further probe in the matter is going on.