A 8-year-old boy was beaten to death by his Madraasah teacher for not memorizing a lesson in Punjab’s Vehari city.
According to the details, the deceased student, who was enrolled at the Madrassah to become Hafiz-e-Quran, was tortured by his teacher for not memorizing his lesson.
The tragic incident took place in the jurisdiction of the Saddar Police Station, local police said.
According to police officials, the condition of the eight-year-old student deteriorated while he was being subjected to physical abuse.
The student then succumbed to his wounds before receiving medical treatment, police added.
Following the incident, the police arrested the accused cleric. The body of the deceased was shifted to DHQ Hospital for postmortem and further investigation.