Principal Held For Molestation: The principal of St.Xavier’s school was arrested in Mumbai for allegedly molesting a six year old student.
The principal of St Xavier’s school was arrested by the police on Friday after receiving complaint of molestation against him.
According to the sources the principal Rosario Alphonso sexually assaulted a six year old student in the premises of the school on August 31.
The parents of the boy approached the police after they knew about the incident from their son and lodged a complaint against the principal.
In their complaint the parents of the boy said when they were getting their son ready to school on September 4, the boy said to her mother that the principal touched him inappropriately when he went to wash room a few days ago during the lunch break.
After listening to the boy the parents went to school to meet the principal on that day itself but the accused was not there in school, then the parents met the class teacher of the boy and informed her about the incident.
The parents tried to meet the principal again on September 7 as the school was shut on 5th and 6th but the principal was not available. At last the parents decided to file a complaint in the police station on September 8.
Based on the complaint Alphonso has been arrested by the police and was booked under various sections of protection of children from Sexual Offences Act and was produced before the court.
Meanwhile the parents of the boy staged a protest outside the school on Thursday demanding action on the principal. A spokes person from the school said that Alphonso has been suspended and ensured full co-operation with the police. He assured installation of CCTV camera in the school premises to avoid this type of incidents in future.