SADDA, 23 May: A teacher of a private school in Lower Kurram Agency has tortured a 10th grade student over not paying fee on time.

TNN correspondent said the parents of Muhammad Asif, the student of Allama Iqbal Public School Pir Qayyum, Sadda, have accused the schoolteacher of breaking Asif’s two fingers over not paying fee.

The schoolteacher Naqeebullah has rejected the allegations, arguing that he gave minor punishment to the student over arriving late to the school.