New Delhi: A Dalit student of class 10 was allegedly beaten to death by his teacher for writing a wrong answer in the exam. The incident was reported from Auraiya district of Uttar Pradesh.
On September 7, Ashwini Singh, the accused teacher had slapped, kicked and brutally beaten up Nikhil, the victim with sticks. The boy was severely injured and his condition was deteriorating.
He was then admitted to hospital where he was undergoing treatment. SP Charu Nigam informed that Nikhil’s did not register any case at first because the teacher was paying for victim’s treatment.
A SC class 10 student was beaten to death by casteist teacher in Auraiya, UP.
He was brutally thrashed with punches, kicks and sticks for writing a wrong word in the test. Horrible, just horrible. pic.twitter.com/LvvvrkUhz9
— Mission Ambedkar (@MissionAmbedkar) September 26, 2022
However, after two installments, the teacher stopped taking calls from the family and broke contact with them. Meanwhile, the boy succumbed to his injuries in hospital.
Following which, the family approached the police to register a case.
The police has started an investigation in the matter and the body has been sent for post mortem report.
थाना अछल्दा के अन्तर्गत आदर्श इण्टर कॉलेज के शिक्षक द्वारा विद्यार्थी की पिटाई करने से हुई मृत्यु एवं अभियुक्त की गिरफ्तारी हेतु टीमों का गठन किये जाने के सम्बन्ध में पुलिस अधीक्षक औरैया @ipsCharuNigam द्वारा दी गयी बाइट। @Uppolice pic.twitter.com/eg5iLiXOAc
— Auraiya Police (@auraiyapolice) September 26, 2022