PB College terminates 4 employees for forcing hostel girls to strip over a used sanitary pad
Four employees of a university in Bathinda have been terminated on Wednesday after warden of a hostel asked the girls to strip over a used sanitary pad.
According to the information received, the warden of the on-campus hostel allegedly asked the girls to strip in order to check who was menstruating and have dumped a used sanitary pad in the toilet.
Bathinda: Girl students at Akal University continued protests yesterday after girls in one of the hostels on the campus were allegedly asked to strip by warden to check who among them had allegedly dumped a sanitary pad in toilet. 2 security guards & 2 wardens terminated. #Punjab pic.twitter.com/P6OLbROfMg
— ANI (@ANI) May 1, 2019
Following the incident, girl students staged a protest on Tuesday after the incident. A complaint was also submitted by the students. Following which a committee was set up to investigate the matter. Based on the investigation, four employees were immediately terminated. Two security guards and two wardens were terminated following the incident.