School principal cannot be booked for abetting suicide of student who jumped off building after he reprimanded her: Calcutta High Court

Single-judge Justice Rai Chattopadhyay noted that the principal had reprimanded the deceased student after she was found along with another student in a 'compromising position' in a vacant classroom during class hours.
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court recently discharged a retired school principal booked under Section 306 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) for abetment of suicide of a student who had jumped from a building after he admonished her [Neville Mcnamara vs State of West Bengal].

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