New Delhi, Dec 6: Relentless humiliation and rebuke from science teacher over the last couple of months prompted a Class 7 student to end her life by hanging herself.
The deceased identified as Daisy Rathore, 12 reportedly hanged herself from a ceiling fan at her home on December 1, ensured that her tormentor was punished, as she wrote the teacher’s name on her palms and hands and also the reason for her extreme step.
Speaking to news agency ANI, Daisy’s Mother said: “After my daughter’s death, her friend told me that she was very sad as two of her teachers had called her ‘characterless’ in front of the whole classroom”.
“We are waiting for the autopsy report and recording statements of victim’s friends and classmates. We will take strict action against the culprit,” Joint Commissioner of Police Madhup Tiwari told IANS.
“On her palms and hands she wrote that she did not want to go to school anymore. She apologised to her mother and grandmother and said she was going to meet Lord Krishna,” he added.
In this regard, the school management has set up an internal committee to probe the incident and will submit its report to the Delhi Police.