Teacher booked for causing fracture to student

Indore: A teacher of a private school here was booked for allegedly giving corporal punishment to a student which caused fracture to his hand, police said today.

Vijaypuri Goswami, a teacher of Saraswati Vidya Niketan here, hit a class fourth student Jeewan Bhoi with a stick causing fracture to his hand on Saturday, they said.

Goswami wanted to punish Jeewan as he was not concentrating on his studies, police said.

A case has been registered against the teacher on the complaint of Jeewan's father, police said, adding that they were further probing the incident.