Student harassment complaint: Calicut University assistant professor arrested | The case is under Section 354.

Student harassment complaint: Calicut University assistant professor arrested | The case is under Section 354.

Thenjipalam: Teacher arrested for molesting a student.  Harris Kodampuzha, a teacher at Calicut University, has been arrested by the Thenjipalam police.  The research student has lodged a complaint against the teacher.  Harris, an assistant professor of English at the university, was arrested.

Student harassment complaint: Calicut University teacher arrested, serious allegation …

Thenjipalam: Teacher arrested for molesting a student.  Harris Kodampuzha, a teacher at Calicut University, has been arrested by the Thenjipalam police.  The research student has lodged a complaint against the teacher.  Harris, an assistant professor of English at the university, was arrested.

Calicut University Assistant Professor Harris Kodampuzha has been arrested on a charge of sexual harassment. The accused was arrested by Thenjipalam police.

Harris was suspended from service after a student filed a complaint against a teacher.

 On July 5, the student filed a complaint before the University Home Committee.  The complaint will be handed over to the police after the committee conducts a preliminary inquiry.  Following this, a case was registered against him.  The complaint cites various incidents that have taken place since October 2020.

Calicut University Assistant Professor Harris Kodampuzha has been arrested on a charge of sexual harassment.

The complaint alleges that the teacher spoke to him directly on the phone and on WhatsApp and sexually harassed him.  The student herself had stated that despite repeated protests, the exploitation continued and with this came the complaint

 The complaint alleges that students at PSMO College, where Harris previously worked, shared a similar experience.  With this, the University Home Committee forwarded the complaint to the police.  Later that day, the police registered a case and started an investigation.  This is followed by the arrest of the teacher today.  Meanwhile, the police had recorded a detailed statement from the complainant student.

Student harassment complaint: Calicut University assistant professor arrested | The case is under Section 354.
Student harassment complaint: Calicut University assistant professor arrested | The case is under Section 354.

He was taken into police custody yesterday and arrested overnight.  The case is under Section 354.  The MSF said the divorced man had molested several girls.