Two students injured as plaster of classroom’s roof falls

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Our Correspondent
Sujawal

Two students sustained critical injuries when plaster of a classroom’s roof fell on them in Government Primary School Usman Malah a few kilometers away from Jati town of district Sujawal on Wednesday.

The students were rushed to Taluka Hospital Jati where they were given emergency treatment.

Following the irksome incident, villagers staged a protest demonstration demanding a new school building for their village.

They said that for the past many years the school building was in a dilapidated condition but neither elected representatives of the area nor the officials of the education department were taking the matter seriously.

A Teacher who was present there when the incident ensued told local reporters that as soon as the incident occurred the students in the classroom started crying in fear.

Adding that the condition of the school building was pathetic and posing a dire threat to the lives of students as well as teachers.

According to information gathered by this correspondent, there are 6 middle schools for boys in Taluka Jati, 3 of them are functioning in the building of primary schools, however, the buildings of 2 schools were in dilapidated condition.

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