The Hush Post: Close on the heels of a rape of a Kerala nun by a Bishop, another such case from a Catholic institute. has come to light A Convent school Principal of a Pune school used to allegedly show porn video to a 14-year-old boy of their own school.
A police complaint has been registered against the principal by the Pune police. A woman counsellor, who was aware of the incident but asked the victim to stay quiet. She too has been named in the complaint.
Both the accused are at large. Efforts are on to nab them, the Wanwadi police station officials have informed.
“The incident took place in March this year. The principal had sexually harassed the boy by showing him a porn video. The boy had complained about the incident to the lady school counsellor,” the official said.
However, the counsellor asked the student to stay mum on the issue, probably out of fear that she too would lose her job if she spoke against the principal, the official said.
“The family of the boy also chose to remain silent fearing that his education will be hampered. Police got hint of the incident through its sources and approached the school,” the official said.
A case had been lodged against the principal and counsellor under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.