The accused, Soudagar Meher, is absconding while parents of the students locked the school on Novemebr 2 demanding Soudagar’s arrest and transfer of the teacher and headmaster.
In the recent amendments to the POCSO Act, death sentence is awarded to people raping girls, who are under 12 years of age.
When contacted, the school management authorities said the English teacher was not the official staff of the school.
The Federal Execution Protocol Addendum used in US capital punishment replaces the three-drug procedure previously used in federal executions with a single drug - pentobarbital.
Sirisena stressed that every step would be taken to combat the drug trafficking and will not reverse his decision to implement the death penalty.
Last week, President Sirisena signed the death warrants to hang four drug convicts, ending a four-decade-long moratorium on capital punishment in the country.
Government ordinance on death for child rapists despite a negative recommendation by Verma committee
A committee under Justice Verma, former Chief Justice of India was also constituted to amend criminal laws pertaining to sexual offenses.
Swati Maliwal on Friday started her indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat against Unnao and Kathua rape incidents demanding capital punishment to rapists.
As the suspect, Imran Ali appeared in court under heavy security, Pakistanis across the country demanded capital punishment on social media.
Fodder scam: Lalu sentencing deferred; 4 Jharkhand leaders facing murder charges among his jail mates
Earlier in the day, Lalu Yadav’s advocate filed a plea before the court seeking minimum punishment for the party supremo on health grounds.
KTR, a minister in the Telangana Cabinet, on Monday took cognisance into the matter of an 11-year-old having been made to stand inside the boys' toilet as a punishment for not wearing proper uniform.
Some of the victims chose to term the verdict as 'half victory' as the delivery of justice was inordinately delayed.