The famous indian classical musicians Gundechas brothers have been accused of sexual harassment. A girl named as “Monica” shared her story with the media through zoom technology.The girl was raped by Ramakant Gundecha who died in November 2019, girl said to BBC nervously. The incident was happened while she was a student of Ramakant Gundecha in at his school in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.
Even the Gundecha had died his brothers also Umakant and Akhilesh also have accused for sexual harassment and assault on female students of the music school. But both the brothers Umakant and Akhilesh deny the allegations. They have received the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian award for their contribution to music in 2012.
Many womens were accused him for and shared their story with the media. This gave an attentionon an ancient tradition, the guru-shishya parampara – an informal contract by which the student is usually expected to completely surrender to the will of the teacher and also it had shocked the classical music generations in India.