Student knocks down teacher in exam hall in Kollam
Paravur (Kollam): Student knocked down the teacher who questioned him for wearing a cap inside the exam hall at Chempakassery Higher Secondary School, Poothakkuzhy on Thursday morning.
Anil Kumar, a higher secondary teacher of the school was attacked by a Plus One student of the same school. The student knocked down the teacher by his face and kicked on his head.
The student had come to write the model exam of Political Science. Instruction of Anil Kumar to remove his cap before commencing exam provoked the student. He, at once, ran to the teacher who was sitting on a chair and attacked. Anil Kumar screamed out of fear by seeing himself bleeding after attack. Colleagues who reached the spot rushed Anil Kumar to nearby hospital, but was later shifted to Parippally Medical college.
The student who ran out of classroom was nabbed by Plus Two students who were outside the classroom after a chase and brought to the school office. Based on the information given by school officials, Paravur police took the student to the station.
Since the student was a minor, he was handed over to child welfare committee for counselling without filing a case, said Paravur SI Abdul Rahman.