An incident of pupil sexual harassment by the principal has been uncovered in a authorities faculty situated in Azamgarh district of Uttar Pradesh. The accused principal is recognized as Aftab Ahmed. According to the criticism filed with the police by the sufferer’s mother and father, it has been alleged that he engaged in inappropriate behaviour involving the scholars.
On October 1, 2023, the newest incident occurred. When the mother and father confronted the principal about it, he responded by verbally abusing them. He has since been apprehended. This incident happened inside the jurisdiction of Sidhari police station in Azamgarh. Aftab Ahmed, a 55-year-old, serves because the principal of the composite faculty in Katghar village.
The members of the family of the victimized college students assert that Aftab Ahmed compelled their youngsters to have interaction in inappropriate behaviour involving his private elements whereas at college. A couple of years in the past, an identical incident involving him got here to gentle. However, at the moment, Aftab managed to resolve the matter by providing an apology. Unfortunately, he resumed his predatory behaviour in direction of youngsters after a while.
In this sequence, on October 1, he did soiled acts with a 13-year-old Scheduled Caste pupil. The pupil got here residence and instructed the entire story to his mom. After the scholar’s mom reached faculty, mother and father of other youngsters who have been affected by Aftab’s actions additionally reached there. The quantity of victimized girls and boys is alleged to be round 1 dozen. Their age is between 10 to 13 years.
Aftab grew to become offended when the mother and father reached the varsity. According to the mom of the sufferer pupil, Aftab began a combat as an alternative of accepting his mistake. He abused his mother and father obscenely. Told them, “Whatever needs to be uprooted, uproot it.” You gained’t have the option to do all the things.” The households of all of the sufferer college students have signed the criticism as witnesses and have demanded strict motion in opposition to the accused. Police have registered a case in opposition to Aftab beneath sections 354, 294 and 504 of IPC together with SC/ST and POCSO Act.
In this matter, SP City of Azamgarh district stated that after receiving the criticism, the investigation was handed over to the DSP of the realm. If the allegations have been discovered true within the investigation, a case has been registered in opposition to the accused principal beneath related sections. Aftab Ahmed has been taken into custody.
An analogous incident was reported in Ayodhya
An analogous incident was reported from Ayodhya district, the place faculty Principal Rizwan Ahmed was arrested for the sexual exploitation of a minor schoolgirl inside faculty premises. The instructor sexually exploited a 10-year-old woman within the faculty.
According to media experiences, the principal of the varsity, Rizwan Ahmed, molested the minor sufferer when he noticed her alone. He forcibly took her right into a room and locked the room from inside.
Principal Rizwan then pressured the minor sufferer to take off her clothes and began checking her private elements. He additionally threatened the minor not to inform anybody about this act. The sufferer stopped going to faculty.
Apparently, the incident occurred on September 16, in a college which is situated within the Rudauli tehsil space. It falls beneath the jurisdiction of the Baba Bazar police station.
After the lessons have been completed the accused asked the minor to keep again. When everybody together with the scholars and the lecturers left the varsity, he began misbehaving with the woman. Despite the woman’s protests, he forcefully took the minor woman contained in the classroom and locked the door from inside.
Inside the classroom, he pressured the minor woman to take away her clothes and began touching her private elements. He additionally threatened her not to converse something about his deeds to anybody.
Following the incident, the traumatised woman remained silent and didn’t point out it to anybody. She additionally stopped going to faculty regardless of repeated requests from her household. Initially, the mother and father assumed that she was refusing to go to faculty as she was unwell.
Later, she narrated her ordeal when her mother and father pressured her and saved asking her to go to faculty.
Afterwards, the daddy took her alongside to the Baba Bazar police station and lodged a criticism on this matter. Based on the criticism, the Police registered an FIR beneath varied sections of the POCSO Act.
Subsequently, the Police swung into motion. They initiated a probe into the matter, arrested Principal Rizwan Ahmed, the accused on this case, and despatched him to jail.