A teacher was allegedly attacked inside the school by a parent and his friends at Mecosbag area under Jaripatka police station limits on Friday. Police have booked Santosh Prajapati and others in this case.
According to the police, Santosh’s son studies at Std III at Shastri Sindhi Hindi School at Mecosbag. The victim, Rahul Kshirsagar, is a PT instructor at the same school. On Thursday he was giving some exercise tips to students when he saw Santosh’s son running with dumbbells in both hands. He also pushed a few students while running. Rahul chased him but he reportedly managed to escape. After reaching home the student told Santosh that he was thrashed by Rahul at school. Outraged with his son’s narrative, Santosh reached school on Friday with his friends. He immediately went to the classroom where Rahul was on duty. Before the teacher could explain anything they started beating him. When fellow teachers, including women, came to help Rahul they too were beaten up.
Santosh also damaged furniture. Apart from Rahul, other teachers namely – Payal Ahuja, Manjula Lalwani, Virendra Sangule, JP Asudani and Sunanda also complained that they were thrashed by Santosh. The accused managed to flee the school by the time cops reached after they were informed by staff members of the school.
Meanwhile, teacher Rahul has denied the allegations that he thrashed Santosh’s son. Medical examination revealed that the student’s injuries were caused within 12 hours. Further probe is going