The big police crackdown on Ryan International School is continuing and there seems to be no end to troubles of its management and owners. In the latest news, it has been reported that Gurugram’s Bhondsi branch of the school will remain closed till Friday. The classes will only resume on Sept 25, i.e Monday. Till then, the police will address the safety concerns of the schools, Gurugram Deputy Commissioner Vinay Pratap Singh said, ANI reports. Singh also said that several security lapses were found at Ryan International School during a safety audit done in the wake of the killing of a seven-year-old Pradyuman Thakur. “Many lapses have been found (in the safety of the school). These lapses have been identified and recognized. We will be correcting them,” Singh was quoted as saying by IANS.
The senior police official said the shortcomings of the school would be set right in the next three months. This means that the school which was reopened after 10 days of the incident on Monday will remain closed for another week. Pradyuman’s parents have sought a CBI investigation into the matter. The Gurgaon top cop also said that proper action would be taken against the school buses, which are found parked outside the campus at night.
“It’s a matter of concern if school buses are parked outside the school. If we come across any such incidence, the road safety committee will take action against them,” he said. Singh said that police has asked schools to follow the safety guidelines issued by the Delhi government’s Directorate of Education on September 15. “We will decide further course of action as per the response of the parents,” he added. Pradyuman Thakur, a student of Class 2, was found dead with his throat slit in the washroom of Ryan International School’s Bhondsi branch on September 8.