Three Years Jail for Polytechnic Student for Harassing Class-IX Girl

Published: 24th July 2015 06:35 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th July 2015 06:35 AM   |  A+A-


ARIYALUR: A polytechnic student was today sentenced to three years' imprisonment by a women's court here for sexually harassing a Class IX girl on July 4, 2014 at Kattupiringam in the district.

The prosecution case was that Satheesh Kumar, a second year diploma student, had accosted the girl while she was returning from school that day, taken her to a deserted area and sexually harassed her.

Judge Lingeswaran today convicted the student and sentenced him to three years of imprisonment.

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