KARACHI: A ninth grade student of a private school fell down the stairs and died.
According to News reports, the owner of a private school on Ayesha Manzil said that Areeba had fallen while climbing the stairs, after which she was rushed to a private hospital where she died.
Areeba’s family has alleged that 14-year-old Areeba Asif Jan passed away due to the negligence of the school administration. The school administration took the girl to the hospital and did not immediately inform the family members.
On the other hand, Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani took notice of the death of a girl child in a private school and demanded an immediate report from the DG Private Schools.
Saeed Ghani said that an investigation should be carried out into how the tragedy took place and why the school administration did not take the girl to the hospital after the incident.