A student of class five, who was allegedly tortured by his school teacher, died at a hospital on Thursday night.
The Taxila police registered a murder case against the teacher. The teacher could not be arrested till the filing of this story.
Inamul Haq, a resident of Machar Colony, lodged a report with the Taxila police that his younger brother Maqsoodur Rehman, a grade-five student, was beaten up by his school teacher with a help of an iron rod.
The incident took place a few days ago after which the body had to be taken to Tehsil Headquarter Hospital Taxila. Rehman succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 13th, 2011.