Class I girl sexually abused in school bus, vehicle-helper arrested

Report by: 
ANUP JAYSWAL
SILIGURI
7 Oct 2018

A minor girl was physically abused while returning from school by school-bus allegedly by the helper of the vehicle on Saturday. After the guardians of the minor baby lodged a written complaint, police arrested the accused Balaram Roy and started a probe into the matter.
It has been learnt from sources in North Dinajpur women’s police station that a student of class I of an English medium school was sexually abused by Roy on Saturday. The incident occured after the other students got down from the bus and the victim was alone at the bus except the driver and the helper.
Terrified by the sexual abuse, the minor girl told the incident to her parents on their insistence. They immediately moved to police station and lodged a written complaint. The minor girl was sent for medical test at Raiganj super specialty hospital. Police officials said that the accused was promptly arrested. No comment could be had from the school authorities yet.