A case has been registered of an incident in Abbottabad in which a public school teacher allegedly beat up a student.
The case was registered at the Cantt police station on complaint of the student’s father.
Two teachers were also arrested and sent to jail on Friday by a judicial magistrate.
Adviser to the Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Education Ziaullah Bangash suspended the Government Girls Primary School teacher after a video of her beating up a student went viral on social media. The student was from class one. The video showed the teacher dragging the student by pulling her hair and then kicking her.
It shows the student asking for help too.
The teacher was reportedly punishing the student for not showing up for classes regularly. Bangash took notice of the video and suspended the teacher. He has ordered an investigation into the case. On Friday, the Abbotabad police tweeted that an inquiry committee has been constituted to investigate the case.