Gurgaon: Two women employees of a private school in Gurgaon were arrested for sexually molesting a six-year-old Class 3 student, the police said on Tuesday. It has been learnt that the accused women were molesting the minor for past three months.

The women - Daana, 37, and Sajida, 28 - were arrested for playing with private parts of the girl in the washroom.

"The girl told her mother about the latest instance. We have arrested the duo based on complaint of victim's father," said Sector 55-56 station house officer Pradeep Singh.

"They had been doing this for last six months. They used to take the girl in the washroom of the school and molest her. They had repeated this 8 to 10 times," he said.

The two women were booked under the sections of Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012. They were brought before a court on Tuesday, which sent them to judicial custody.

The accused women hail from West Bengal and were living here near Ghata village. They had been working in the school for past one and half years.

(Agencies)

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