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Education Institutions Directed to Follow Ban on Corporal Punishment

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Saturday ordered the federal educational institutions to follow the ban on corporal punishment during the hearing of the case against physical punishment submitted by the prominent singer Shehzad Roy.

The court in his orders to director general education said that to redress the complaints by the parents over corporal punishment. Court also ordered the inspector general police Islamabad to submit the report in this connection as it also directed the ministry of interior, law and justice and secretary education to submit their replies in this regard till March 5.

Court has also ordered the attorney general Pakistan to assist the court in this connection.