The Jammu and Kashmir police have decided to conduct background checks of all staff at schools in Jammu region and asked the institutes to submit the details of their employees.
The move follows rising concern about safety of children at schools after a seven-year-old boy was found dead with his throat slit in the washroom of a prominent school in Gurugram.
SP City, Jammu, Sandeep Chaudhary said the schools have been asked to provide a list of their staff, including bus conductors, drivers, janitors, security guards and others.
A thorough background check will be conducted, he said. Read More…