ATTOCK

Taking an action against a student’s bashing by his teacher, District Coordination Officer Muhammad Iqbal has initiated an inquiry against the teacher who is still at large, and sought a report.

The DCO expressed his concern over the incident. Abdul Moaiz Malik, 10th class student of Allied School Attock. Earlier, Attock police had registered a case against a private school teacher for “thrashing and threatening” the student..

Abdul Moaiz Malik was “brutally thrashed” by his teacher Khalid Masood with punches, kicks and wooden club despite the fact that physical punishment is strictly prohibited and banned at the all educational institutions.

As a result, the student received injuries in the left ear, on shoulder and collar bone. The victim was also threatened of dare consequences by the teacher if he told his parents about the incident. However, his father took him to the trauma centre of District Headquarters Hospital Attock for first aid. The hospital doctors after preliminary examination referred the injured student to the ENT specialist at Benazir Hospital Rawalpindi for medicolegal certificate.