Lucknow: Headmaster of a government school
has been arrested following death of a student, who was
allegedly assaulted by him near here, police said on Thursday.
Amar Singh Gautam, headmaster of primary school in
Saraikhati in Auraiya district, was arrested yesterday after
the student`s father Madan Lal Chauhan filed an FIR alleging
his daughter Akanksha, a class three student, died after being
beaten up by the principal on December 21.
The girl was admitted at primary health centre, from
where she was referred to the district hospital yesterday.
Akanksha, however, died while being taken to the
hospital, police said.