Ryan International top officials arrested, get two-day remand

Photo: Reena Dhankher
Posted: Sep 11, 2017

Soon after the parents of murdered child Pradduman Thakur demanded a CBI probe into their child's death, a number of top officials from Ryan International School were arrested under the Juvenile Justice Act on Sunday night. They included regional head Francis Thomas and HR head Jeyus Thomas, say Gurgaon Police.

Ryan Pinto, CEO of Ryan International School, has got anticipatory bail.

Both Francis and Jeyus Thomas were produced at the Sohna court today, and a three-day custody was sought. However, a two-day remand has been granted.



Rajneesh Agarwal, president of the Sohna Bar Association, talks about the demand for custody for the two


CP Singh and Neeraj Bansal from the Sohna Bar Association talk about the two-day remand


The SHO of Sadar Sohna police station was also suspended because of the police lathicharge on protesters in front of the school yesterday. 

This morning, the police reached Ryan International School around 10 am. Barricades were put up to prevent vehicles from entering.

The school was declared closed today and tomorrow.



TAGS: Ryan International / Gurgaon Police / Murder / School / Death