- The tragic incident passed off within the jurisdiction of Saddar Police Station.
- The deceased scholar was tortured by his instructor for not memorising his lesson.
- The police have arrested the accused cleric
VEHARI: An eight-year-old madrassah scholar was allegedly overwhelmed to demise by his instructor for not memorising a lesson in Punjab’s Vehari metropolis on Monday.
In response to police, the tragic incident passed off within the jurisdiction of the Saddar Police Station.
The deceased scholar, who was enrolled on the Madrassah to turn out to be a hafiz-e-Quran, was tortured by his instructor, recognized as Imran Yaqub, for not memorising his lesson, the police stated.
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Police stated the situation of the eight-year-old scholar deteriorated whereas he was being subjected to bodily abuse and the coed succumbed to his wounds earlier than receiving medical remedy.
Following the incident, the police arrested the accused cleric. The physique of the deceased was shifted to DHQ Hospital for postmortem and additional investigation.