KULGAM: A school teacher was critically injured in an attack by a panch belonging to ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kulgam district of south Kashmir.
Sources told to Kashmir observer that Sartaj Ahmad Hajam suffered severe injuries after Muzaffar Ahmad Malla hit him with an iron rod at Govt Primary School Chanapora in Frisal area of the district. Hajam, a resident of Arwani area of Bijbehara, was admitted at District Hospital Anantnag where his condition is reported to be critical.
Witnesses told to Kashmir observer that Malla got enraged after hearing that the school teacher had asked his wife to serve school children mid-day meals in time.
Mallas wife Shakeela works as cook at the school. While talking to the Kashmir observer CEO kulgam said that this was the nonsense act taken by panch with school teacher and we will take action in this regard very soon.
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