Two Ryan school officials arrested over 7-year-old's murder

Posted September 14, 2017

The operation will also include the schools who operate their own school buses without fulfilling the basic requirements listed by the Supreme Court of India.

"We want to check who was coordinating with the Bhondsi campus as the acting principal had already informed the higher management about the loopholes in the school's security. She ordered Kumar to place him at the rear seat of the vehicle", Garg told PTI.

While the father has sought investigation by the CBI or an SIT into the case, the women advocates have sought framing of "non-negotiable" child safety conditions and implementation of existing guidelines to protect school-going children from offences like sexual abuse and murder across the country.

According to a story carried by The Quint, Prayuman's father was told by the parents of some of his son's classmates that the school authorities asked them to clean the bloodstains on his water bottle. The boy was found in the toilet of the school on Friday, his throat had been slit. Other schools including Tagore Public School where a 5-year-old child was raped in a classroom will also remain closed.

Gurugram police commissioner Sandeep Khirwar said, "We are examining witnesses and have collected forensic evidence also in regards to the matter", adding, "We have good evidence to investigate the case".

Questions have been raised by many parents over police investigation as many believe that Ashok has been made a scapegoat.

CBSE Dy. Secretary (Affiliation) Jaiprakash Chaturvedi said that all schools will have to setup an internal grievance redressal committee, which will have the participation of students, parents and the school staff.

Ryan International School's website was hacked on Wednesday by a team of hackers who call themselves Team Kerala Cyber Warriors / GHO57_R007. "He said he had seen the conductor walking out of the washroom", the police said.

Saurabh Raghav, the driver of the bus in which Kumar was a conductor, has also claimed the accused's innocence and said that he was being framed.

Francis Thomas, the administrator of school's north zone, told the court that lawyers in Gurgaon and neighbouring Sohna were not ready to represent him or other accused in the case.

The seven-year-old boy, found murdered inside his school, was not sexually assaulted and died of excessive bleeding, the doctor who conducted the post-mortem said today. "We are in touch with the administration and all necessary arrangements are being stepped up for students security", an official with the school's Sector-31 branch, said.

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has asserted that there will be no leniency and the school management will be held accountable.