Dalit Student thrashed by school principal for drinking water from bottle in UP

According to the complaint lodged by the Dalit student, the alleged incident happened during the farewell ceremony of Class 12 students on Sunday, Additional Superintendent of Police Ram Arj said.

Published: 13th February 2023 11:32 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th February 2023 11:32 AM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

BIJNOR:  A Class 11 student was allegedly beaten up by his school principal after he drank water from a bottle kept on a table, a police official said on Monday.

According to the complaint lodged by the Dalit student, the alleged incident happened during the farewell ceremony of Class 12 students on Sunday, Additional Superintendent of Police Ram Arj said.

The student drank water from a bottle kept on a table, following which the principal Yogendra Kumar and his brothers allegedly thrashed and hurled abuses at him, Arj said.

A case has been registered against seven persons, including the principal, under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and the matter is being probed by a circle officer, he said.



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  • l.s.mohandoss

    Very upset caste is playing in the school too a principal involved in it
    1 month ago reply
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