Several students at Gujjar Bakerwal Boys Hostel in Doda
district of Jammu and Kashmir were beaten by a teacher for turning up late for
A video of the incident which has gone viral on the Internet
shows the teacher thrashing students of Class 6, 7, 8 and 10 at the hostel for
being late for class by 10 minutes.
Childline coordinator, Minaskhi Raina said that the teacher
has confessed to the act and an enquiry in the matter in going-on.
“The teacher has confessed to the act. Further enquiry is
currently underway. The officials have assured strict action against the
teachers for the inhuman act,” she was quoted as having said by ANI news
She said that teachers should adopt persuasive measures
instead of corporal punishment to deal with children showing challenging