In a shocking incident, a female Pakistani teacher thrashed a 10-year old girl to such an extent that she fell unconscious and died later in the hospital.
According to reports, the government schoolteacher in Jhukkay village of Layyah district, severely tortured class two student, Nazia for not bringing her notebook.
The schoolteacher has been booked for murder.
"Stern action would be taken against the teacher if it's proven that she tortured the student," The Daily Times quoted Layyah District Police Officer (DPO) Muhammad Saleem, as saying.
Nazia received serious injuries to her head and other parts of the body, and died after remaining unconscious for two days.