The case was registered on the complaint of the female player, the coach went with the team West Bengal has played for the country at the international level.New Delhi:
A coach from Haryana has been arrested for sexual harassment with his disciple. The 19-year-old player who represented Haryana in the West Bengal Classic Boxing Championship was sexually harassed by a visiting coach. This coach was with the team in the championship. In this case, a complaint against the coach has been filed under section 354A / 376 of the IPC after the 19-year-old player lodged a complaint at New Delhi Railway Station on 13 March.
In his complaint, the 19-year-old player has claimed that he and his companions had traveled to Kolkata from New Delhi on February 27 from the Duronto Express. He went on to represent Haryana’s team in the tournament. Meanwhile, the team’s coach, Sandeep Malik, sexually assaulted him on the train and while he was in Kolkata. The name of the female player is not revealed.
This female player recorded her statement and reiterated her accusations, after which 28-year-old coach Sandeep was arrested from Sonipat in Haryana on March 16. According to the information, the coach admitted during the interrogation sexual harassment. Sandeep runs a boxing academy in Sonipat and has also represented India in boxing. The coach is married and has two children.