Paradip, May 28 (LocalWire): A female warden of Kujang Sub jail has lodged a sexual assault complaint against the assistant jailor and has sought intervention of senior prison officials in the case.
The victim has alleged that assistant jailor Ashok Behera has sexually assaulted her and threatened her with dire consequences, including transfer, in case she discloses the incident to her superiors.
In her complaint, she alleged that Behera had sexually assaulted her on several occasions last month after forcibly entering the female ward by taking advantage of his position.
She said the attacks left her in deep mental agony.
Behera, on his part, claimed innocence, and accused her of indiscipline. He also questioned her efficiency to perform her duty.
It was not immediately clear if she would file a police complaint against the accused.