18 Apr 2013
in Advocacy, Announcements, Human Rights, Justice, Kractivism, Law, Violence against Women, Women Rights
Tags: Arrest, Chandauli, Chhattisgarh, India, Press Trust of India, Raipur, Superintendent (police), Uttar Pradesh
Press Trust of India | Updated: April 15, 2013
Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh):
A senior police official was today arrested
for allegedly trying to marry a minor girl in Balua
area of Chandauli in Uttar Pradesh, police said.
Pradyumn Kumar Yadav (45), posted as DSP in Raipur (Chhattisgarh), was arrested during his bid to tie the knot with a 13-year-old girl at a temple in Uttarigaon village in the district, Superintendent of Police Sharad Sachan said.
The arrest was made after villagers informed the police about the act of Mr Yadav.