Besides the complaint, the complainant teacher had also forwarded an audio clip of nearly four minutes in which the two accused teachers were allegedly discussing ways of getting the 18-year-old student’s abortion done,In the clip, both accused teachers were allegedly found talking that they would make the girl fall from stairs and then rush her to a hospital, the SSP said.
“The two accused teachers also planned how they would avoid taking along a woman teacher when they take the girl to the hospital,” he said.
Sub Inspector Rupinder Kaur along with Station House Officer (SHO), Hathur Police Station, recently visited the village in Ludhiana where the girl lived and recorded her statement in the presence of her parents, the SSP said. The victim was also produced before the Duty Magistrate in the presence of her mother and Sarpanch. The Duty Magistrate recorded the statement of the victim, the SSP said in an official release on Thursday.
The girl stated that she had taken the admission in Class-9 in the school. When she was studying in Class XI, last year, one of the accused school teacher raped her in the school library, the SSP said.
A case under various provisions of IPC including rape, conspiracy, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, the SC/ST Act, and under the provisions of the IT Act has been registered against the two accused teachers, the SSP added