Police books teacher for threatening to 'slaughter' student
Srinagar, Jul 02: Police on Tuesday registered an FIR after a viral video showed a teacher threatening to slaughter a student with an axe.
“Today a video was found circulating on social media, in which a young boy is seemingly held to the ground by a male person, who is holding an axe in another hand and threatening to assault him with it,” said a police spokesman.
It seems that incident has taken place at Future Education Institute, Wagahat Magam, he said.
“Cognizance of the same has been taken, consequent to which a case has been registered with FIR No. 167/2019 in Police Station Handwara under relevant sections of law. Individuals who are believed to have knowledge about the incident are being questioned. Legal action has been initiated,” spokesman added.