Dalit teacher beaten up by students

A Dalit teacher was allegedly beaten up by his students in this district for not heeding to their warning of leaving his job.

Updated: Dec 01, 2011, 15:36 PM IST

Muzzaffarnagar:A Dalit teacher was allegedly
beaten up by his students in this district for not heeding to
their warning of leaving his job.

Niten Kumar had been warned against teaching in the
college by the students. He was thrashed severely on Thursday
when he was about to deboard a bus for college, police said.

According to police, the accused have been suspended from
the college and a case under Dalit Atrocities Prevention Act
in addition to a criminal case has been lodged against them.

PTI