Teacher Allegedly Assaults Student for Late Return to Classroom

  August 3, 2023 By: INSEC

In Mithila Municipality-9, a 6-year-old student, studying in Class One at New Horizon English Boarding School, was allegedly beaten by the same school’s teacher Mohan Mahato on July 31.

According to Om Bikram Kushwaha, the father of the boy, his son Sujal was beaten up by Mahato for arriving late to the classroom. The reason behind the delay was that he went to drink water from the tap during the 9 AM tiffin break and had to wait in line for it.

Om Bikram, the father of the boy Sujal, informed that his son, who was beaten by the teacher at 9 o’clock in the morning, returned home around 12:30 PM and narrated the incident to his mother. Sujal bears injuries on his back, hands, and wrists due to the physical abuse.

The boy’s father, has requested in a conversation with the INSEC representative, for justice and urged that appropriate actions be taken in this regard, however, he has not filed a complaint against the accused teacher.


INSEC Madhesh Province Office, Janakpur