A school principal/owner in Haryana has just dragged the whole teaching fraternity through shame in India. It is alleged that a dummy was made, and then sat in a classroom to make it look like a student was sitting the exam, whilst the student was raped.
According to a report published by The Times of India on Thursday the alleged incident occurred on Tuesday. The police have levied charges against the principal and two women in a case under the provisions of the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The two women have been named as accomplices in the criminal conspiracy as the accused raped the victim in their house.
The Times of India article states that, while the principal was allegedly raping the minor girl, he made a dummy candidate appear in place of the victim in the class 10th exam.
The victim’s father told the police that his daughter was weak in her studies and thus he had made an arrangement with the school principal who also happens to be the owner of the school. As per this agreement the principal was supposed to help the victim clear class 10th examination after making a dummy candidate in place of the victim and her father had promised to pay Rs 10,000 in lieu of that, the report stated.
The victim’s father was told to pick up his daughter once the exam was over. But when he returned, his daughter told him that the principal had raped her at the place where he had left her. All 3 of the charged have since have since absconded.