Kerala High Court grants anticipatory bail to school headmistress who chopped Dalit student's hair

Justice K Babu expressed doubts over whether the accused headmistress had the intent to commit an offence under the SC/ST Act. At the most, the teacher exceeded in disciplining the student, the Court added.
Kerala High Court
Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to a school headmistress accused of intentionally insulting a 5th standard student belonging to the Scheduled Tribe (ST) community by forcefully cutting his hair during a school assembly.

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