Baramulla: The students of Islamia Model High School in Zaloora area, Sopore on Friday staged a protest after a teacher was thrashed by a parent of one of the student at the school.
Reports said that the teacher, Mehrajuddin, was beaten by a parent of a student on Thursday for allegedly punishing his ward few days ago.
Scores of students from the school took to the streets earlyFriday morning and staged a protest demonstration.
The protesting students were demanding arrest of the accused. The students blocked the Sopore-Bandipora road for half an hour asking the police to take necessary action in this regard.
Later, the students dispersed peacefully.