Phulbani, Oct 30: In a shocking incident, a tuition teacher was arrested for allegedly misbehaving with a minor girl student, the police said today.
The accused has been identified as Anata Nayak of Daringibadi area of Kandhamal district.
According to sources, the victim was playing near her house. Meanwhile, Nayak lured her with chocolates and took her to his house, where he allegedly misbehaved with the girl.
However, the girl managed to escape from the spot and narrated her ordeal to her parents.
Later, the victim’s family filed a written complaint at Daringibadi police station, basing on which the police registered a case (190/21) and arrested Nayak.
The accused has been forwarded to court after his bail plea was rejected, said a police.