Mysuru, December 26:- The Department of Education has suspended the headmistress of D B Kuppe Government Higher Primary School P Pratibha on charges of clandestinely selling the rice of midday meals of the school. She was caught red-handed while trying to sell 100 kg of rice to a shop at DB Kuppe a few days ago.
She was caught while selling one quintal rice at the shop of one Sumesh at the village. Member of the SDMC Ramu who observed her taking the rice to the shop by autorickshaw, followed her and found her selling the rice. He immediately informed taluk panchayat president and other members who took the teacher to task.
The department which investigated the incident has now suspended the teacher for her brazen act. (NGB, KS)