Chennai: Amid complaints of sexual harassment at several educational institutions in Tamil Nadu, another case has come to the fore at a government aided school in Mudukulathur in Ramanathapuram district. Based on the complaint of a girl student, the accused school teacher has been arrested.
names for other girl students in the audio clip
Audio clip of the teacher talking to the schoolgirl and forcing her to come to her home went viral on social media. In this clip, he is saying that many students have already done this. In the clip, the accused teacher made wrong comments by naming many other girl students. After this the parents of the students were shocked and anger spread among them.
accused arrested under POCSO Act
Mudhukulathur police have arrested the accused and registered a case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act. Police is investigating the case. Meanwhile, the Tamil Nadu government has announced guidelines such as an advisory panel, dress code and safety audits for schools to ensure the safety of students from sexual violence.