Rapist tuition teacher arrested in Ghaziabad

Last Updated: Mon, Mar 19, 2012 15:00 hrs

Ghaziabad, March 19 (IANS) A tuition teacher who raped his student was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, police said Monday.

Danish, 23, a resident of A-127 Shalimar Garden I, was arrested by Sahibabad police. Danish, who claimed to be a commerce graduate from Delhi University, runs tuition classes in the name of "Esteem Academy".

According to the First Information Report (FIR), the tutor mixed some narcotic substance in a soft drink which he then gave to a 14-year-old Class 9th student who used to attend his academy. She became unconscious after taking the soft drink. The tutor then raped the student and shot her pictures and prepared an MMS on his mobile phone.

The tutor used the footage to blackmail the student and continued to exploit her sexually. He allegedly extorted jewellery and cash from the girl before she revealed the entire story to her parents, who lodged a complaint with the police.

"The culprit has been arrested and articles extorted from the girl have been recovered," said Inspector Devi Ram Gautam of Sahibabad police station.

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