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10 year old girl sexually harassed, 103 year old teacher jailed for 15 years

Tiruvallur Women’s Court has sentenced a 103-year-old retired headmaster to 15 years in prison for sexually harassing a 10-year-old girl.

Parasuraman (age 103) hails from Chennirkuppam next to Poonamallee in Tiruvallur district. Retired Headmaster, A 10-year-old 5th class girl was staying with her parents for rent in her house. Parasuraman took the girl alone and sexually harassed her, saying that he would buy her chocolate in 2018.

Following a complaint lodged by the girl’s mother, the Avadi women police filed a case and arrested Parasurama and lodged him in the Puzhal jail. He was also charged with pocso act.

Convicted for 15 years in prison

The case was heard in the Women’s Court in Tiruvallur. The trial, which has been going on for the past 4 years, was over and the verdict was handed down yesterday. Avadi All Women Police produced Parasurama in the Tiruvallur Women’s Court. Tiruvallur District Women’s Judge Subhadra Devi, who heard the case, sentenced Parasurama to 15 years imprisonment, a fine of Rs.5,000 and Rs.45,000 compensation to the victim.

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