Published: 2017-11-20 19:08
Last Updated: 2017-11-20 19:08
Five people were arrested for attacking a teachers in a school in Balqa.
According to a security source, the suspects were apprehended following a complaint filed by several teachers after being attacked by relatives of a student from the school.
The student had brought over four of his relatives to attack the teachers.
The attackers were identified and apprehended, along with the student, by the Balqa Police.
On Sunday, a teacher in Ramtha was attacked by his student’s parents after he was accused of beating their son, according to the police.
The aggressor was arrested, and an investigation was launched in the matter.
More incidents of the same nature have been taking place in the Kingdom in recent times.
In October, three teachers were attacked by students’ parents at a school in Russeifa in Al Zarqa Governorate, while another incident took place this month when a student attacked his teacher with a knife.
This month, teachers in Al Zarqa gathered outside the Zarqa Directorate of Education, where they protested against the continued threat of student and parent violence against them.