Baghpat:�A�school in Baghpat district expelled a student because he is a tea-seller's son.
Reportedly, the school, Lord Mahavira Academy, cited the student being a tea-seller's son as the reason of expulsion. "We don't want to keep a tea-seller's child", the school authorities were quoted saying.
The father of the child, speaking to the media, said, "I begged to the school administration but, they did not pay any heed."
Seeking time to meet the HRD minister Smriti Irani on the issue, the student's father has complained about the matter to the District Magistrate.
Assuring action on the issue, the Baghpat DM, HS Tiwari asserted, "We will look into this issue and will make sure that the school admits the child again."
Also, the DM has ordered an inquiry into the matter to look into why such a thing happened.