Class 7 student of Delhi school dies in a scuffle over body shaming

Updated On : 27 Oct , 2017 , 01:54 PM
The student who was left unconscious has been identified as Awadesh Kumar (13) (Representative image)
The student who was left unconscious has been identified as Awadesh Kumar (13) (Representative image)
New Delhi :

The safety and security of students in private schools of Delhi is again at question. In a tragic incident a student of class 7 of Saraswati Gyan Public School in Karawal Nagar has killed a classmate over a scuffle.  

The incident happened on Thrusday when there was no teacher in the classroom at the time of fight between two students of class seven. 

The student who was left unconscious has been identified as Awadesh Kumar (13). 

As per eyewittness' account the scuffle arose because Awadesh had called the accused, 'fat' as a result of which he banged Awadesh's head against the wall.

The post mortem reports are awaited to ascertain the cause of injuries. The juvenile has been apprehended by the police for culpable homicide not amounting to murder.

First Published : Friday, October 27, 2017 01:01 PM
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