Rudraprayag: A school principal has been arrested on charges of discriminating with students belonging to scheduled castes community, police said on Tuesday.

Bhopal Singh, principal of a Junior High School in Uttarakhand, was remanded to 14-day judicial custody by a local court. He was booked on February 28 after parents of some of the students accused him of discriminating against their children. He was arrested on Monday at his residence.