The Vadodara unit of the Congress on Wednesday submitted a memorandum to the District Collector against a private school teacher who was allegedly seen making derogatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi and Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru during an online class session. The video of the alleged incident had gone viral on social media.
Congress leaders in their memorandum to the District Collector have demanded action against the teacher and the school.
The Vadodara Congress unit president said, “The teacher has presented a distorted version of factual history and disrespected leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Pandit Nehru. The teacher should be suspended immediately…”
The Congress leaders also met the school principal and submitted a memorandum, demanding immediate action against the teacher. In a release, the party said that the school’s trustee has promised appropriate action against the teacher purportedly seen in the viral video.