Pudukottai, December 4 (PTI): Two teachers of an aided school at Namana Samuthiram near here were put under suspension for sexually harassing two girls. Officials of the education department said the teachers Ravichandran (50) and Ponnarasan (45) were accused of sexually harassing two girls studying in ninth and 10th standard.Also Read - Video: Sasikala Visits Jayalalithaa's Memorial For First Time Since Jail Release

When the parents of the girls complained to the Head master, the two teachers who were called for enquiry denied the allegation. The girls’ relatives and the residents of the village held a demonstration demanding action against the two teachers and blocked the road traffic.  Read Also: (Youth kidnaps 4-year-old girl, attempts rape) Also Read - AIIMS Doctor Alleges Rape by Senior Colleague During Birthday Party, Case Filed

Later, a seven-member committee held an enquiry and found the teachers guilty. They were suspended by Chief Education officer C Santhi after the receipt of the enquiry report today. Also Read - Tamil Nadu Steps up Covid Screening of Passengers Arriving From Kerala During Festival Holidays