Puri: An IRB constable was arrested and suspended today for allegedly misbehaving with a minor girl inside the Jagannath Temple here.
The accused constable Chhukesh Meher was arrested and placed under suspension by Puri SP Sarthak Sarangi.
Mehere was accused of misbehaving with a minor girl near Bahara Katha of the temple today morning.
Following the incident, the girl along with her family members who hail from Jajpur Road area lodged a complaint at the Singhadwara police station.
Meher misbehaved with the girl when the latter was standing with her father and mother near the Bahara Katha to have darshan of the deities. He touched her inappropriately.