Koraput, Sep 24: In a shocking incident, a man was arrested for allegedly assaulting a minor girl in Jeypore area of the district today.
The accused has been identified as Akhay Kumar Panda.
According to sources, the accused runs a coaching centre in Jeypore town. On Tuesday the accused persons called the victim, who is a student of the study centre, and allegedly assaulted her.
The minor girl, however, managed to escape from the spot and narrated her ordeal to her relatives.
Later, the a complaint was filed against the tuition teacher, basing on which the police launched a probe and arrested him.