Teachers accused of sexually exploiting students
Malkangiri: Parents of some girl students of an upper primary school at MV-71 (Malkangiri Village) in Malkangiri district have accused two teachers of sexually exploiting their children.
A video clip showing wife of an accused teacher slapping him is going viral in the district. The video clip is said to have been shot around a month back during a parents-teachers meeting at the school to discuss over the allegations.
Speaking to media, Malkangiri District Education Officer (DEO) Prashant Kumar Mohapatra said that the Kalimela Block Education Officer (BEO) has been instructed to make a detailed enquiry into the allegations and file a report.
If allegations are proved to be true, then stern action would be taken against the teachers, he added.
However, till now no police complaint has been lodged in the case.
It is alleged that two teachers had been sexually harassing the girl students for the past several months. Several other girl students have also complained their parents about the teachers. According to the victims, the accused even threatened to fail them in the examination if they revealed anything before anyone.