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Bengaluru: In viral video, some students of a government school in Karnataka were seen assaulting their teacher by putting dustbin on his head and kicking him in the classroom.
The incident from reported from a government school in Channagiri taluk of Karnataka's Davanagere district in which the teacher was teaching, while around five students were creating ruckus, misbehaving with the educator.
It appears that one of the students in the classroom recorded the video of the incident and uploaded on social media. Sudha Murthy, who is
Indian engineering teacher and author in Kannada and English, also shared the video on her official Instagram handle.
As per a report by Deccan Herald, the students started to misbehave and create nuisance when the teacher asked them about gutka stains which he spotted on the floor of the classroom.
Reacting to the incident, Minister of Primary and Secondary Education BC Nagesh said education department and police are probing the matter and have been instructed to take appropriate action.
In a tweet BC Nagesh wrote, "Assault on teacher by students at a school in Channagiri taluk of Davanagere district cannot be tolerated. Education Department and police probing the matter. Instructed to take appropriate action. We'll always be with teachers."