Class 7 Madrassa Student Beat Up By Teacher In Bongaigaon Suffers Back Injuries

The accused teacher (left), the victim student (right)
The accused teacher (left), the victim student (right)

ROFIQUE ALOM

Bongaigaon, March 19, 2019

A Class 7 student of Balarasar Golapara Pre-Senior Madrassa in Srijangram located in Bongaigaon suffered severe injuries on his back and legs after he was assaulted by a teacher on March 19th, 2019. The teacher has been identified as Abdul Baten.

As per reports, Abdul had asked the students of Class 7 to clean the madrassa’s premises. When Abdul saw that the student along with his other classmates didn’t participate in the cleaning activity, the teacher thrashed him with a stick which left several bruises on his back and legs.

The incident triggered tension in the madrassa and locality. The guardians and locals demanded action against the madrassa teacher.

“If Abdul is not punished, we will lodge a complaint against him,” said the family members of the injured student.