Nearly 500 girls college students of Chaudhary Devi Lal University in Haryana’s Sirsa have written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, accusing a professor there of sexual harassment.
They demanded his suspension and an inquiry led by a retired High Court decide.
Copies of the letter have additionally been despatched to Vice Chancellor Ajmer Singh Malik, Governor Bandaru Dattatreya, state Home Minister Anil Vij, and National Commission for Women Chairperson Rekha Sharma, amongst others.
The letter accuses the professor of “filthy and obscene acts”.
He is accused of calling ladies to his workplace, takes them to a rest room, and “touches private parts, and (does) obscene things with us”.
The ladies mentioned that after they protested, they have been threatened with “very bad” penalties.
The letter claims this has been happening “for many months”.
University’s Registrar Rajesh Kumar Bansal confirmed receipt of the nameless letter.