Student dies of drowning in Habib Public School’s Swimming pool

Kashif SaeedWeb Editor

27th Aug, 2019. 09:18 pm
Student dies in swimming pool of Habib Public School

A student has died of drowning in the swimming pool of Habib Public School, located near PIDC.

Drowned student was a student of sixth grade.

Dead body of the student, recognized as Usman, has been moved to South City Hospital.

Director Schools contacted the principal of Habib Public School after the incident. Principal told the Director that it was a swimming day, where 15 students were given swimming classes.

Swimming pool was deeper than the heights of students. Student dived in and fainted in panic. Kid had already lost his life before the school management took him to the hospital.

Director suspiciously questioned the principal over such an incident which took place in the presence of two instructors.

An investigation team will be sent to the school, which can also lead to the suspension of School’s registration.

Both of the swimming instructors, Mumtaz and Saif, have been taken into Police custody, who are being interrogated.

Case will be filed after legal medical reports.

Adsence 300X250