Malkangiri Police Arrests School Headmaster For Sexually Abusing & Abetting Girl Student’s Suicide

**Malkangiri:** Malkangiri police today arrested the headmasterl of a residential school on charges of sexual harassment with the student whose body was found in a pool of blood two days ago. The police have seized a hand-written note of the deceased that talks about the sexual abuse by the headmaster.

The accused headmaster has been identified as Biswajit Sarkar.

After this came to light, one more student of the same institution has also put similar allegation on the institution head.

Malkangiri SP Jagmohan Meena informed, “On the basis of the deceased’s note, we have arrested Sarkar on charges of abetting suicide. During the investigation another girl of the same school have lodged a complaint of sexual assault against Sarkar for which we have registered a new case and we are forwarding the accused for both the cases”.

Notably, the Class X girl student’s blood-stained body had been recovered from her hostel of a residential school in Malkangiri. The family members on Saturday alleged that the girl was murdered after a rape attempt.

The deceased had been found in a pool of blood with cut injuries in her hand in the computer room of the school on August 2.

The hostel warden had first spotted the deceased in between 10:00 to 10:30 pm in a critical condition inside the computer room while searching for her on Thursday night. She had been rushed to the Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) where doctors had declared her brought dead.

The family members suspected foul play as there were cut injuries marks on her hand.

Earlier in the day, the deceased’s brother had said that they are suspecting an attempt to rape and murder thereof request for a detail unbiased probe into the incident.

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