Vadodara: A 42-year-old tuition teacher was arrested on Thursday for forcibly giving liquor to a minor girl in the city. Prashant Khosla, who runs tuition classes in Nizampura area, has been booked under POCSO Act and Prohibition Act.
According to the police, the 15-year-old girl attends tuition classes of Khosla. “On Wednesday evening, Khosla asked the girl to stay back for extra classes. He then got into conversation with her and convinced her to have liquor,” said inspector K P Parmar of Fatehgunj police station.
Khosla offered vodka to the girl. After having a couple of drinks, she started feeling dizzy as she tasted liquor for the first time. “Khosla then called up the girl’s mother and informed her that her daughter was not feeling well. When the girl reached her home, the mother realised that she was drunk,” Parmar added. She then questioned her daughter who revealed that Khosla had convinced her to have liquor. The girl’s parents then approached police.