STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Don Bosco school vice-principal sacked for beating students

Eventually, the students complained to their parents who in turn approached the school Principal, Fr Stanley.

Published: 31st January 2017 08:15 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st January 2017 08:15 PM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

TUMAKURU: A vice-principal of Don Bosco school, Fr Dominic, has been sacked by the school authorities for allegedly beating students over trivial matters.

The vice-principal is believed to have harrased over twenty students—all boys— studying in classes VI and VII, for trivial reasons, something that is evident from the bruises over the students’ body.

Eventually, the students complained to their parents who in turn approached the school Principal, Fr Stanley.

Having sacked the vice-principal, the school autorities have now filed a report with the Block Education Officer(BEO) Basavaraju calling for further action.

The victims include Abhishek, Mohd. Saif, Mohan, Dhanush, Manoj Kumar among others.

The 34-year old vice-principal, who hails from Kerala, had joined the school last academic year and taught English language.

On Monday, he punished a student for not bringing the English text book to his class.

The principal when contacted over phone said only two parents had lodged complaints with him on Tuesday following which he took action. " I ensure that no such incidents will happen in the future,” he said. “The accused teacher will not be engaged to take classes any more," he added.

Deputy director for public instruction (DDPI) Manjunath said he will seek a report from the BEO and take necessary action.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp