10th class student tortured to death by teacher


A student of 10th class died after brutally tortured by teacher for not learning the lesson in Gulshan-e-Ravi area of the provincial capital on Thursday.
According to details acquired from the classmates, Hafiz Hanain 16, a student of Class 10, was harshly tortured by his teacher Kamran with batons and kicks for not learning the lesson.
The student was critically injured due to torture and rushed to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.
The police have arrested the teacher and after registering a case against him started investigations.
Meanwhile, Punjab Minister for Education Dr Murad Raas took notice of the death of student and ordered to register a case against the teacher.
Murad Ras said that the teacher would be brought to justice. “We are standing with the bereaved family,” he said.—INP