The woman had recently returned to village from Pune on May 15 and was put under institutional quarantine
The woman had recently returned to village from Pune on May 15 and was put under institutional quarantine|Representational image
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Maharashtra man arrested for molesting woman in quarantine centre

Man arrested for allegedly molesting 23 year-old woman at a COVID-19 quarantine facility in Brahmaouri tehsil of Chandrapur district in Maharashtra

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New Delhi: A man in Maharashtra was arrested for allegedly molesting a 23 year-old woman at a COVID-19 quarantine facility in Brahmaouri tehsil of Chandrapur district.

The incident took place inside a zilla parishad school that was recently converted in a quarantine centre where the woman was allegedly molested by a local villager, said officials of the quarantine centre.

The woman had recently returned to village from Pune on May 15 and was put under institutional quarantine where the accused allegedly entered the premises and molested the woman.

A case was registered against the man under section 354 and other relevant provisions of the Indian Penal Code. The man was held by the police as informed by the officials.

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