9-YEAR-OLD GIRL AS­SAULTED IN DADAR SCHOOL

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE - HT Correspondent ht­metro@hin­dus­tan­times.com

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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