CHENNAI: The Chennai suburban police on Saturday arrested a pastor in Pattabiram near Avadi on charges of sexual harassment of a minor girl in his neighbourhood.
The girl's father approached the suburban commissioner with the complaint last Tuesday. After investigation found a prima facie case against the pastor, the police decided to arrest him. He has been charged under Section 354 IPC (outraging the modesty of a woman) and Section 4 of Women's Harassment (Prevention) Act.
P Arumugam, a government employee residing in Pattabiram complained to the suburban police that Paul Sundar, a pastor attached to Bestha AGS Sabhai living in his street sexually harassed his 17-year-old daughter