A video showing a teacher threatening a student with an axe was seen circulating on Facebook and whatsApp and most of the users asking for location of the school where the incident has taken place has been resolved within an hours time .
Here is the statement Handwara police issued in this regard .
A video was found circulating on social media, in which a young boy is seemingly held to the ground by a male person, who is holding an axe in another hand and threatening to assault him with it.
“It seems that incident has taken place at Future Education Institite Wagahat Magam,” a police spokesman said in a statement.
“Cognisance of the same has been taken, consequent to which a case has been registered with FIR No. 167/2019 in PS Handwara under relevant sections of law.
Individuals who are beleived to have knowledge about the incident are being questioned.
Legal action has been initiated,” the spokesman said.