SIVASAGAR, Dec 22: The headmaster of Pothalibam Lakhimipathar LP School – Kali Prasad Chetia (57) committed suicide inside his school building in the wee hours on Wednesday causing much hue and cry among the teachers and the general people in Demow.
A section of his colleagues said that he had been suffering from depression since the department introduced a new app to monitor the activities of every teacher.
Chetia had no knowledge on the functioning of Android mobile and often expressed his helplessness. It has also been known from other sources that he had a drinking problem.
The cause of his drastic step has not been known till the filing of this report.