Gorakhpur, May 26: The Gorakhpur Police have ordered an inquiry into a viral video in which a faculty member of the Purvanchal University is seen and heard asking a girl student for sex. Gorakhpur Shocker: Class 3 Student Falls Asleep, Remains Locked in Government School for 7 Hours.

Though the girl in question has not lodged any complaint, a suo motu cognizance of the video has been taken and a probe initiated, police said in a tweet. The video that went viral on Friday shows the faculty member repeatedly asking the girl for favours and she politely says "abhi nahin'. Uttar Pradesh Shocker: Gorakhpur Man Murders Father With Hammer Over Property Dispute, Chops Body Into Pieces and Hides Them in Suitcase.

Purvanchal University Teacher Asks for Sex From Girl Student in Gorakhpur:

According to reports, the girl herself recorded the conversation and uploaded it on social media to expose the teacher. There has been no reaction from the university authorities yet.

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