Kathmandu, 5 June: A teacher of Bhanu Basic School of Runtigadhi Rural Municipality-8 of Rolpa has been arrested on Monday on the charge of severely beating up schoolchildren and fracturing the forearms of five of them. A total of 14 students were injured in the beating by teacher Laxmi Pun, who had punished the students on May 26 for being late to the morning assembly , almost all news media of today have reported.
The children said a third grader has suffered hearing difficulties after the beating.Following a complaint filed by the parents of the children on Sunday, Area Police Office (APO), Holeri, arrested the teacher. According to the students, teacher Pun started hitting them with a broken leg of a wooden desk for being late to the morning assembly.
People’s News Monitoring Service