Convent Christian School Vandalized In South Delhi, Sixth Such Attack Recently

A Convent Christian school was vandalized by a group of men in Vasant Vihar area of south Delhi early on Friday forcing Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani to make a quick visit. It was the sixth attack on a Christian institution in the national capital in less than four months.

The police have identified the school as Holy Child Auxilium which has now been shut down and children sent home for the day. This is the sixth such attack on a Christian institution in the six months

Staff members of the Holy Child Auxilium School told police that a few CCTV cameras installed in the school premises were damaged and the office of the principal was ransacked. “Some CCTV cameras were damaged and the office of the school’s principal was ransacked by some unidentified people early Friday.

Police say the principal’s office has been vandalized and Rs 8000 cash is missing.

Senior police officers have reached the school and forensic officials and crime teams are at the spot to lift evidence.

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