While the memory of the GD Birla school molestation case is still fresh in peoples’ minds, another report of a teacher sexually abusing a student has surfaced in a well-known Kolkata school.
A dance teacher has been accused of sexually assaulting a Class 2 student at Carmel Primary School for Girls.
Since today morning, several parents have been protesting outside the school premises at Rashbehari Avenue near Deshapriya Park. Police has been summoned to the location to bring the situation under control.
The protesting parents claim that the dance teacher had been sexually abusing the child for months.
When a complaint regarding this was lodged with the school authority, no actions were taken.
“There are several CCTV caemras inside the school, but they are not kept on,” a report of Ananda Bazar Patrika quoted a protesting parent.
Police has detained the accused teacher.
The office of Carmel Primary School headmistress refused to speak to us regarding the case.
Meanwhile, reports have it that during an altercation with the parents outside Carmel Primary School, the officer-in-charge of Tollygunge Police Station was injured in the head and had to rushed to the hospital.
Source: India Today