Updated March 27th, 2024 at 00:16 IST

Chhattisgarh: Allegedly Drunk Government School Teacher Chased Away by Students

After a video of the incident went viral, local authorities in Bastar ordered an investigation into the matter.

Reported by: Digital Desk
Chhattisgarh school students allegedly chased out their teacher after he arrived 'drunk'. | Image:PTI/Representative
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Jagdalpur: A video has emerged on social media showing a government schoolteacher being chased out of the school by his own students for allegedly arriving in a drunken state. After said video went viral, the local Block Education Officer launched a probe into the matter, Bastar Collector Vijay Dayaram K told the media. Based on the results of the probe, further action will be taken in the matter. 

The video shows a man, presumably the schoolteacher, leaving the premises of the school on his bike as the students chased him, flinging their footwear in his direction. A report by PTI, quoting official sources, said that the video clip was of the government primary school in Pallibhata village of Bastar development block. 

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The students allegedly hurled footwear at the teacher after getting fed up with his alleged habit of arriving at school in a drunken condition, they said.

With inputs from PTI. 

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Published March 27th, 2024 at 00:16 IST