07 December 2019
Bhubaneswar: A female student of Capital-based Kendriya Vidyalaya-3 on Friday attempted suicide by jumping off from school’s terrace. Her family alleged that school’s PE teacher repeatedly mentally harassed the girl and hence forced her to take such a drastic step.
The Plus II student hails from Mancheswar in Bhubaneswar and is currently in hospital under treatment. As per the latest reports, she has fractured her leg with other minor injuries and is said to be coping well as the article was being written.
After the news became public a few parents gheraoed the KV Sangathan's deputy commissioner office and sat down in protest. They are demanding adequate justice for the survivor.