In a shocking case, Patna police has arrested Ram Babu Gupta, a joint commissioner of Income Tax Department early this morning on charges of molesting a girl.
The girl is said to be belonging to Sikkim state.
The FIR had been registered by the victim on Tuesday at the Digha police station.
Police sources informed that officer Ram Babu Gupta runs a coaching institute, Eklavya Super 30 in Patna for medical entrance exams.
A group of 30 girls from Sikkim are studying at this institute and also live at a hostel provided by the institute in Digha in the capital.
The victim has alleged that Ram Babu Gupta, who in any case used to frequent to the girls hostel, entered her room on February 17 and locked it from inside.
He then tried to molest her bus she somehow tried to escape and informed her parents.
However, the accused income tax officer has refuted all allegation against him and alleged that he was being falsely implicated in the case.
Ram Babu Gupta is a 2005 batch Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer.