Hyderabad: The SR Nagar police on Tuesday arrested Dora Babu, a physics lecturer from Chaitanya Junior College for caning students after they failed to score well in a class test.
The incident took place on Thursday last and one of the students in the class filmed the caning of students using a mobile phone. He later showed it to his parents who approached Balala Hakkula Sangham and president of the organisation Achyuta Rao lodged a complaint with the police.
The college management has terminated the services of the lecturer following the incident. Basing on the complaint, the police had registered a case against 324 of IPC and 75 of JJ Act. The lecturer was arrested on Tuesday and remanded.