Let the principal be $\text{P}.$

We know that, $\boxed{\text{A = P} \left( 1 + \frac{r}{100} \right)^{t}}$, where, $\text{A } =$ amount, $\text{P}=$ principal, $r =$ rate, $t =$ time.

And $\boxed{\text{Compound Interest (CI) = A – P}}$

Now, $\text{CI = P} \left( 1 + \frac{5}{100} \right)^{2} – \text{P}$

$\Rightarrow \text{CI = P} \left( 1+\frac{1}{20} \right)^{2} – \text{P}$

$\Rightarrow \text{CI = P} \left(\frac{21}{20} \right)^{2} – \text{P}$

$\Rightarrow \text{CI} = \frac{441}{400} – \text{P}$

$\Rightarrow \text{CI} = \frac{441\text{P} – 400\text{P}}{400}$

$\Rightarrow \boxed{\text{CI} = \frac{41\text{P}} {400}}$

We know that, Simple Interest $\boxed{\text{(SI)} = \frac{\text{P} \times \text{R} \times \text{T}}{100}}$, where, $\text{P} =$ principal, $\text{R} = $ rate, $\text{T} =$ time.

$\Rightarrow \text{SI} = \frac{\text{P} \times 3 \times 3}{100}$

$\Rightarrow \text{SI} = \frac{9\text{P}}{100}$

Now, $\text{CI – SI} = 1125$

$ \Rightarrow \frac{41\text{P}}{400} – \frac{9\text{P}}{100} = 1125$

$ \Rightarrow \frac{41\text{P} – 36\text{P}}{400} = 1125$

$ \Rightarrow \frac{5\text{P}}{400} = 1125$

$ \Rightarrow \text{P} = 1125 \times 80$

$ \Rightarrow \boxed{\text{P} = ₹ \; 90000}$

$\therefore$ The principle amount is $ ₹ \; 90000.$

Correct Answer $: 90000$