Lucknow: Angry over
being pulled up for indiscipline, a Class 11 student in Uttar
Pradesh stabbed his teacher inside the classroom, police said
Tuesday. The accused is absconding.
The incident took place Monday in the government-aided Adarsh
Inter College in Saharanpur district's Bargaon town, about 500 km
from here. The 16-year-old student stabbed his physics teacher
Jagdev Singh with a knife.
"Jagdev Singh, who received multiple injuries on his face, is out
of danger," Police Inspector Digambar Singh said.
"Investigations reveal that on noticing that the classroom was in
a state of disorder ...Jagdev scolded the student for indiscipline
and disturbing the seating arrangements in the classroom,"
Digambar told reporters in Saharanpur.
"In a fit of rage, the teenager later attacked his teacher and ran
away," he added.