The 37-year-old NRI teacher, Hena Patel, was teaching at a boys' school in Britain and engaged in sexual activity with two teenage students. She was charged with two counts of abusing her position of trust. She was arrested earlier in Apr 2010 and bailed out untill Sep. Hena Patel has to appear before North Sefton magistrates on Oct 11, 2010.
According to British law it is a criminal offence for a person to engage in any sexual activity with a person aged under 18 with whom they have a relationship of trust. Government guidance also warns teachers that sexual relationships between staff and pupils will be regarded as a grave breach of trust.