Row following images show girls cleaning school restrooms in Guna, Madhya Pradesh

Local media reports that photographs allegedly showing young girls sweeping toilets at a government school in Guna district ignited controversy . The girls clarified, during a probe, that they had not cleaned the toilets but had simply poured water by pulling it from a hand pump in the house .

GUNA (GUNA): On Thursday, local media reported that photographs allegedly showing a group of young girls sweeping toilets at a government school in Guna district ignited controversy.According to reports, a civil engineering department officer was forced to clean toilets, while panchayat minister Mahendra Singh Sisodia ordered an investigation into the incident.According to reports, the girls students in Classes 5 and 6 were attending a primary and middle school in Chakdevpur village in the district.The district education officer denied allegations that the girls were compelled to clean the school's toilets in the evening.

Jain said she has recorded the stories of the girls, their parents, as well as the school's staff, and all of them denied that the students were asked to clean the toilets.After the photos surfaced in local newspapers, panchayat minister Sisodia told the Guna district collector to investigate the situation, according to a source.On Thursday, a team from the school administration department toured the school to conduct a separate probe.