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AHHA director arrested for sexual harassment

Bhubaneswar,November 19:  The commissionerate police today arrested the director of Air Hostess and Hospitality Academy (AHHA) on charges of  sexual harassment which was brought by the students.

Action will also be initiated based on the complaint of AHHA authorities against the erring students who ransacked the institute on Wednesday, DCP Satyabrat Bhoi said, adding a team of police may leave for Hyderabad where students are allegedly being sexually harassed.

The irate students alleged that the AHHA authorities used to send them outside the State for jobs where they were sexually harassed. Besides, the institute was charging hefty sum from them towards course fee, but did not conduct the exams and provide them certificates, they alleged.

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