JHALAKATI, Feb 22: A student who was injured in teacher's beating at Kanthalia upazila here died after 12 days at a Dhaka hospital on Friday.
The deceased Shuvo Hawlader, son of Sanjib Hawlader, was a student of Class X at Shewlajalia High School in the upazila.
The victim's father Sanjib Hawlader said, teacher Shamim Ahmed lashed his son severely on February 7 as he could not answer to a lesson during class hour, leaving him seriously injured.
He was rushed to Kanthalia Amua Health Complex first and later to Barisal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital. From there he was referred to Neuro-Science Hospital at Agargaon of Dhaka for better treatment where he died on Friday night.