A school boy was beaten to death by a teacher for being late to school in Pormianan village in Hasanabdal town of the Punjab province in Pakistan. He succumbed to injuries in a local hospital.
Mohammad Hasnain, the eighth-grade pupil who was punished by his
physical training teacher for his lateness was taken to a local hospital
where he died late Saturday night. The teacher is absconding.
In another incident in Multan district of the Punjab province of
Pakistan, a farmer was thrown to savage dogs as a form of punishment for
rudeness by a local landlord and his son.