Hyderabad: A 15-year-old boy studying in a Madrasa in Chandrayanagutta was allegedly sodomised by his teacher. The teacher, Mohammed Rayees, took the boy out for sightseeing and sodomised him. The incident came out when the boy fell ill and told his parents.
The AP Balala Hakkula Sangham demanded that the Madrasa should be closed immediately and all students shifted to government schools.
Police said the boy, a resident of Teegalkunta, was studying Arabic at the Madina Islamiya Madrasa since two years. Rayees, in his late twenties, joined the Madrasa a month ago, and was teaching Arabic.
On August 28, he called the boy and told him that he would show the surroundings. The boy went with him for sightseeing. After going to the hillocks behind the Madrasa, Rayeem forcibly sodomised him.
As Tuesday was Bakrid, the Madrasa declared a holiday for all students and staff. The boy came home and fell ill. When he was taken to hospital doctors found that he had been sodomised. On being asked by his parents, the boy told them what happened.
Based on a complaint from the boy’s parents, police registered a case of unnatural sex and under the Protection of Children from Sexual offences Act.
“We sent the boy for medical examination. He is normal now. We are trying to get details about Rayees who is absconding,” SI M. Balaswamy said.
The Balala Hakkula Sangham asked the government to immediately compensate the boy as per the Pocso Act....