JAMMU, SEP 13: Kranti Dal, Jammu and Kashmir, today paid tributes to 7-year old student, Pradyuman Thakur, who was found allegedly killed at a prominent private school in Gurugram Haryana. Members of Kranti Dal, led by its President, Pritam Sharma paid rich tributes to the innocent kid and observed two-minutes silence in the memory of departed soul. They also prayed to the Almighty for granting peace to the departed soul and courage to the bereaved family member for bearing such an irreparable loss.
While addressing media after paying tributes, President Kranti Dal, Pritam Sharma urged PDP-BJP coalition Government to issue advisory to the Government as well as private school authorities asking them to ensure fool-proof security of school children, while in schools.
He further said that brutal murder of a child within the campus of a prominent school has sent a wave of shock across the country, with stunned parents questioning efficiency of security arrangements provided by various schools.
He asked the State Home Minister to issue necessary instruction to the Police for directing the school authorities to complete verification of school-staff, including security guards, bus-drivers and bus-conductors, at the earliest. He also stressed for installation of CCTV cameras at several places within school campus. “I appeal to the Government and all other educational institutions to please ensure foolproof security measures for protection of our children, who are future of the country,” he said. Prominent among others present on the occasion included Raj Roop Singh, Karnal Chand, Tarun Gupta, Anil Sharma, Nitten Walia, Nitin Dhamin, Rajinder Bagat, Bagwan Sharma, Sankul Gupta, K L Gupta and Bachan Lal Gupta.