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Child rights body seeks report on 10-yr-old’s death

The body of 10-year-old Biplab Joardar,alias Bapi — who died yesterday from injuries he allegedly received after being beaten up by his teacher — was handed over to his family members this morning.

The body of 10-year-old Biplab Joardar,alias Bapi — who died yesterday from injuries he allegedly received after being beaten up by his teacher — was handed over to his family members this morning.

The incident happened at a primary education centre at Nirdeshkhali in Basanti,South 24-Parganas. The assistant teacher,Champa Mondal,had slapped Biplab and then hit him with a book.

Mondal was produced at Alipore Court today.

National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR ) has asked for a report in the case from the government.