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Toddler in hospital after teacher hits him with wooden scale

Pune - Parents saw that the face and eyes of the boy were badly swollen.

By IANS

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Published: Sat 16 Sep 2017, 10:13 AM

Last updated: Sat 16 Sep 2017, 12:17 PM

Pune police have arrested a private tuition teacher for allegedly beating up a two and half-year-old boy here.
According to police, the boy was beaten up on Monday by the woman teacher, who runs tuition classes at home, on his scalp with a wooden scale so brutally that his eyes and face got swollen and the boy had to be hospitalized after the incident.
"We have registered a case against the teacher- Bhagyashree Pillay under section 324 (causing hurt by dangerous weapons) of IPC and section 75 of Juvenile Justice Act (punishment for cruelty to child)," said station duty officer of Sangavi police station.
The parents of the boy live in the same locality where Pillay stays in Pimple Saudagar area and work as laborers. They used to send their son to Pillay for tuition.
He said that on Monday the child had gone to Pillay's house for tuition. When his parents returned home after work, they saw that the face and eyes of the boy were badly swollen.



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