Ryan International School bus conductor Ashok Kumar was tortured to accept the crime and was even threatened in order to obtain his confession in the murder case of the school student, said conductor’s lawyer on Friday.
— ANI (@ANI) September 15, 2017
Ashok Kumar was arrested on September 8 for “sexually assaulting” and killing a seven-year-old student of Ryan International School, Gurugram.
The lawyer alleged: “The school management and the police is trying to shield the real culprit, who is some influential person.”
Meanwhile, Satpal, a relative of the bus conductor, also said: “Ashok is innocent, he was pressurised by the police to accept the crime.”
Satpal alleged: “The police even threatened to kill Ashok.”
Class 2nd student Pradyuman of Ryan International School was found in a pool of blood inside the school toilet, his throat slit. He was rushed to a hospital, where he was declared “brought dead”.
The school authorities then informed the police, which arrested school bus conductor Ashok Kumar.