CoD probe into suicide by teacher

Staff Reporter

BANGALORE: The Karnataka Government will order an inquiry by the Corps of Detectives (CoD) into the incident in which a primary school teacher of Mundargi taluk in Gadag district, T. Prema, committed suicide allegedly because of the persistent harassment by a local politician, Girish Bhavimani.

This was announced in the Legislative Council on Wednesday by Minister for Primary and Secondary Education Basavaraj Horatti.

Report in two months

An officer of the rank of Superintendent of Police would conduct the inquiry and submit its report within two months, he said.

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