​Teacher shoots at principal over transfer dispute

Last Updated: Thu, Feb 14, 2013 03:34 hrs

Anuppur: A teacher shot at his own principal on Wednesday after a dispute in the government school at Rampur, about 12 km away from Anuppur in the neighbouring Shahdol district, the police said.

Arvind Singh Chouhan, who is posted as a teacher in a government school had a dispute with principal RN Singh over the former's transfer to some other place.

Chouhan reached the school along with two associates on a motorcycle and asked the principal to take steps to cancel his transfer, which led to a dispute, after which he shot at him and escaped, the police said.

The injured principal was admitted in the Anuppur district hospital from where he was referred to the Shahdol district hospital for treatment, the police said.

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