SHUJABAD: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly harassed by a religious teacher of a local madrassah in New Housing Colony area of the city here on Tuesday.

According to the parents of the victim, the girl who is said to mentally weak and has a deficiency in her speaking ability told her mother that she was sexually harassed by her religious teacher for the last few months.

The victims father said that his daughter was refusing to go to madrassah today when her mother asked the reason; she informed about the harassment by her teacher that she was facing from the past three months.

The police have arrested the suspect named Abdullah and registered a case against him.