Tamil Nadu: School Teacher Hacked to Death by Man Whom She Rejected
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Chennai, February 22: A 23-year-old teacher of a private school was hacked to death by a man whom she had rejected. The murder took place at Gayathri Matriculation School in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district. The accused Rajshekhara killed S Ramya when she was alone in her classroom. Ramya would teach Maths to students of class 5.

According to the police, Ramya had come early to school. Rajshekhara arrived there and an argument broke out between them. "She used to come early to the school as her home is nearby. We understand there was an argument after which he had killed her," a police officer told NDTV. The police suspect Rajshekhara killed Ramya because she had rejected him. 2 Youth Congress Workers Hacked to Death in Kerala.

"The suspect Rajashekar had known the teacher from college days. Six months ago, he had asked her parents to marry their daughter with him, but they had refused. This appears to be the motive behind the attack," a senior police officer was quoted as saying. The accused has not been arrested yet.