A 10-year-old girl, identified as Zhang, a student at a primary school in the city of Guangyuang has reportedly died after she was beaten by her teacher for failing to answer two maths questions correctly.
A schoolgirl has reportedly died after she was beaten by her teacher for failing to answer two maths questions correctly.
The 10-year-old girl, identified as Zhang, was a student at a primary school in the city of Guangyuang.
According to sources, the teacher, identified by the surname Wang, beat the girl on September 10.
Zhang was beaten on her palms four times and ordered to kneel for four minutes.
But afterwards Zang started Feeling dizzy and was sent to hospital by her grandmother and the teacher but she was later pronounced dead.
The deceased’s classmate explained that she had her ears pulled and head beaten
Medical experts found no wounds and an investigation into her death is under way.
The Cangxi county government has set up a task force and the teacher has been suspended from work, along with the school’s principal.
The victim’s grandmother told local media that she had a twin sister who was in the same class. She said Zhang looked close to fainting during the beating.
The grandmother also mentioned that Zhang was scared of her maths teacher, who she claimed often gave corporal punishment to students.