At a time when the safety of children in schools is already under scanner following the murder of a seven-year-old boy in Gurugram's Ryan International School, the principal of a primary school in Kanpur was found teaching children in an inebriated state.
Pradeep Kumar, the principal of a primary school in the Nevada village of Kanpur's Bilhaur, was found teaching children under the influence of alcohol.
A video of the drunk principal has surfaced on the social media putting a question mark on the safety of students in school.
The incident has come to light days after the Ryan International school murder case where a student's body was found, with his throat slit, in the school premises.
The incident invited nationwide outrage with people questioning the safety of students in schools.