Chaitanya College lecturer arrested

The SR Nagar police on Tuesday arrested Dora Babu, a physics lecturer from Chaitanya Junior College for caning students after they failed to score well in a class test.

By Author  |  Published: 27th Dec 2016  9:44 pmUpdated: 27th Dec 2016  9:46 pm
Chaitanya College
File photo: A lecturer seen caning a student at Sri Chaitanya junior college in Hyderabad. (TV Grab)

Hyderabad: The SR Nagar police on Tuesday arrested Dora Babu, a physics lecturer from Chaitanya Junior College for caning students after they failed to score well in a class test.

The incident took place on Thursday last and one of the students in the class filmed the caning of students using a mobile phone. He later showed it to his parents who approached Balala Hakkula Sangham and president of the organisation Achyuta Rao lodged a complaint with the police.

The college management has terminated the services of the lecturer following the incident. Basing on the complaint, the police had registered a case against 324 of IPC and 75 of JJ Act. The lecturer was arrested on Tuesday and remanded.