9-YEAR-OLD GIRL ASSAULTED IN DADAR SCHOOL
MUMBAI: A 19-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor in the washroom of her Dadar school on Friday evening.
The nine-year-old girl was waiting in school after hours as she had missed her bus. An initial probe showed the accused, a contract employee who has been staying in the school auditorium for four months, attacked her when she went to the washroom alone. The police said when the girl’s aunt reached the school to pick her up, she saw the accused and asked about the child. He was evasive. The girl was later found bleeding in the washroom.
The principal told HT he had no knowledge of outsourced employees staying in the school premises.
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