US tourist molested by yoga teacher in Rishikesh

US tourist molested by yoga teacher in Rishikesh

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A yoga teacher has been arrested here for allegedly molesting an American tourist during a yoga session in the town, police said on Friday.

Manoj Badhani was arrested yesterday on the basis of an FIR lodged by the woman, accusing him of molesting her during a yoga training session at a tourist home in Lakshman Jhula area on July 4, police said. 

The accused who worked as a yoga trainer at the tourist home has been sent to jail, they said.

The woman is in India on a tourist visa.

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