Kendrapara, Oct 22: A female teacher has accused the president of the school management committee (SMC) of attempting to rape her at the school premises in Pattamundai area of Kendrapara district.
The accused has been identified as Abhaya Mallick.
According to sources, the female teacher, who lives in Kendrapara town, works as an assistant teacher of a primary school in the area.
Recently, the Headmaster of the schooled had asked her to come to the school to complete a few pending works. But, the headmaster had not come to the school on the same day.
Later, the female teacher called the SMC president to open the school gate as the headmaster was not present. The SMC president reached school and opened the gate.
To her misfortunate, the SCM president attempted to rape her. However, she managed to escape from the school premises.
Later, she filed a written complaint against the SMC president at Pattamundai Model police station, basing on which the police launched a probe.