CHINIOT: Police have arrested school teacher for raping, blackmailing woman in Chiniot.
According to the details, the accused also filmed obscene videos of her and took away gold jewellery and cash from her through blackmail.
The police made the arrest after an FIR registered by the woman’s husband.
The suspect, a teacher at the Government High School, Chiniot was the teacher of their son and used to call his mother discussing matters related to his son’s studies, revealed the complainant (husband).
He further stated that some weeks ago, her wife fell ill and became unconscious, the suspect told him that the school administration gave sedatives to her and accompanied her to their house to drop her.
However, when her husband was out to bring medicines, the suspect took advantage and raped her.
He also filmed obscene videos of her and later, blackmailed her and took nine-tola gold jewellery and Rs250,000 cash.
The police haVE registered a case under sections 376, 382 and 506 of PPC against the suspect and arrested him and his accomplice Shafiq.
Moreover, District Education Officer Dr Khadim Hussain said the teacher had been suspended from service and a departmental inquiry had been initiated against him under the Punjab Employees Efficiency and Discipline ACT (PEEDA), 2006.