Chandigarh : In a shocking incident, a Class II student was found dead in the washroom of a private school in Gurugram, Haryana, on Friday.
Seven-year-old Pradhuman Thakur was found lying in a pool of blood with his throat slashed in Ryan International School at Sohna Road in Bhondsi. His body was discovered in the toilet of the school early in the morning. A FIR has been registered against unknown persons following the suspicious death of the child. School bus driver and school staff are also being questioned by the Police. The forensic team who arrived at the scene earlier collected blood samples and fingerprints.
Speaking to the media, school caretaker Neerja Batra said the kid was alive when they saw him lying in the pool of blood.The boy was immediately taken to the Artemis Hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival by doctors. A knife was recovered from the spot where the body was found.
As per a friend of Varun Thakur, the father of Pradyuman, the child had two sharp cut marks on his neck. Thakur has alleged that his son was murdered. “
Also, State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) K. Krishan said that the matter has been taken very seriously.
In the mean time, Hundreds of worried parents sit in protest at the Gurugram Police Commissioner’s office demanding justice for the boy’s family and immediate arrest of those responsible for his death. Meanwhile, the father of the victim asked as to why no action been taken till now. Now, the police is investigating whether it is a case of murder or an attempted suicide.