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Another JNU teacher booked on molestation charges

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The has booked another (JNU) for allegedly molesting a student, it said on Saturday.

A complaint was filed on Friday against Ajay Kumar, a faculty member at the university's

"A student of has complained against a at the that he misbehaved with her two days back. An FIR under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code for sexual harassment has been lodged. We are investigating the matter," a told IANS.

The university administration, however, said it had not received any complaint of molestation from any student.

"We don't know of the particulars of the case. Unless a student files a complaint with the of the university, we cannot take any action," told IANS.

This is third case of molestation in the university in a month. Four professors in two different cases were accused of harassment earlier.

A police complaint was filed only in one case, while in the other case where three professors were accused of harassment, a complaint was raised internally.

-- IANS

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First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 16:24 IST
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