New Delhi: A five-year-old girl student was allegedly molested by a physical training teacher, himself a minor, in New Delhi, said police on Friday adding that the accused has been detained.

The girl, who is a nursery student in a private school, was molested on Thursday by the 17-and-half-year-old teacher in the school's toilet in east Delhi's Karawal Nagar, police said.

The victim's family registered a complaint on Friday morning after which the accused was taken into custody. A case regarding the incident has been registered against the accused and he has been sent to a juvenile justice home.

(Agencies)

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