The Srinagar police on Friday arrested a tuition teacher accused of sexually harassing and inappropriately touching a 9-year-old female student in Srinagar. The man has been identified as Abdul Wahid Bhat S/o Abdul Rehman Bhat, a resident of Khan colony Chanapora.
One 9 year old girl was sexually harassed & inappropriately touched by his tution teacher namely Abdul Wahid Bhat S/o Abdul Rehman Bhat
R/o Khan colony Chanapora. The accused confessed to his crime. FIR No 14 of 2023 u/s 354 IPC & 12 POCSO act registered in Chanpura PS. pic.twitter.com/Y94pXrAbvB
— Srinagar Police (@SrinagarPolice) March 14, 2023
According to the police he has confessed to his crime. A case has been registered at Srinagar’s Chanapora Police Station. The offender is held under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.