RAGA, 16 Dec: In one more rape case, a 14-year-old pupil was allegedly raped by her faculty principal at Raga in Kamle district.
Bini Tegi, principal of Inexperienced Hills Faculty, Raga allegedly raped the scholar on 12 December.
The alleged accused has been arrested on Tuesday and a case has been registered in opposition to him below IPC and POCSO Act, knowledgeable the investigation officer.
He was remanded to judicial custody at Ziro in Decrease Subansiri district on Wednesday.
Lots of of individuals, together with girls and college students on Wednesday, joined a protest rally at Raga in solidarity with the sufferer’s household and demanding capital punishment for the rapist.
Kamle DC Hengo Basar gave assurance to the protesters that the varsity will probably be sealed after constituting a board. The DC additionally assured them that the accused particular person could be punished as per the provisions of the legal guidelines.
Reportedly, the offended protesters vandalized the varsity.
SP Rahul Gupta appealed to the folks to cooperate with the police within the investigation in order that charge-sheet may be filed on the earliest.
The All Nyishi Youth Affiliation (ANYA) on Wednesday additionally vehemently condemned the incident.
“It’s a heinous crime and really disheartening that woman youngsters usually are not even protected within the colleges,” the ANYA stated.
The affiliation stated that the state authorities ought to provoke security measures to stop crime in opposition to woman college students within the colleges of Arunachal Pradesh.
That is the second reported case of rape of a minor this month. A 10-year-old was allegedly raped in Longding on 6 December.