West Bengal Training Minister Partha Chatterjee additionally went on so as to add that lesbianism is “in opposition to the ethos” of the state.
“Up to now, we had by no means obtained experiences of such incidents within the state’s academic establishments. If such an incident (lesbianism) had certainly occurred, it could be in opposition to the ethos of our state.
“I’ll confirm from the college administration what prompted them to safe the written admission from the scholars,” mentioned Mr Chatterjee whereas responding on the incident in south Kolkata’s Kamala Ladies’ Excessive Faculty.
The faculty’s appearing headmistress had on Monday claimed that the scholars admitted that they’d indulged in lesbian act inside the faculty premises. The varsity then requested them to confess it in writing, which these college students did.
However the guardians of the 10 college students accused the administration of the south Kolkata faculty of “getting the written admissions forcibly”.
“Some college students had complained in opposition to 10 college students of indulging in such behaviour. We known as these college students they usually admitted it. Contemplating the delicate nature of the difficulty, I requested them to confess it in writing. I’ve obtained written admissions from all 10 college students,” the appearing headmistress instructed information company IANS.
The dad and mom, nonetheless, rubbished the allegations. “If two individuals maintain palms, or put an arm on one another shoulders, that doesn’t imply they’re lesbians,” a guardian instructed IANS.Mr Chatterjee mentioned the federal government was not treating the difficulty frivolously, because it was unprecedented within the academic establishments of the state.
(with inputs from companies)