Principal arrested for beating student in Kanchanpur, serious injury on head

Feb 23, 2021

Kanchanpur, Feb 23 :  Police has arrested principal of Baijnath Secondary School of Bhimdatta Municipality for beating  class 9 student.

Manika Nath, a class 9 student, was beaten by Principal Khadga Bista on Monday. She has sustained serious injury on her head.

Though Manika was admitted to Mahakali Hospital for treatment, she has been shifted to Dhangadhi in Kailali as her situation worsened.

The girl’s father Padam Nath said that they have brought her to the hospital with a head injury. Amar Bahadur Thapa, Deputy Superintendent of Police of the District Police Office, Kanchanpur, said that the incident was being investigated.

Students’ organizations and women’s rights activists have protested against the incident. They have demanded action against the culprit after investigating the facts of the incident.