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Andhra University Professor Yedukondalu arrested and released

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Police today arrested Prof.K. Yedukondalu, Professor and Head of Sanskrit Department of Andhra Univeristy for alleged sexual harassment of girl students under Section 354-A and 509 of the IPC.

The Professor was later granted bail and released today evening. According to III Town police, he was arrested based on a complaint from the students and research scholars of the department for allegedly making lewd and double entendre comments on girl students and pressurizing them for sexual favours.

The police also registered cases against two research scholars Vijay R and Suryanarayana B for assaulting Yedukondalu. It may be recalled that the HRD Minister orders inquiry against AU Prof. Yedukondalu