Well-meaning teacher not liable for suicide of hypersensitive student: Punjab & Haryana High Court

The situation would be different if there is evidence to show that the teacher's conduct was particularly harsh towards a student and that there were multiple incidents of acute harassment, the Court added.
Punjab and Haryana High Court
Punjab and Haryana High Court

A well-meaning teacher who may use harsh language to discipline students cannot be held liable for the suicide of a hypersensitive student who may take the extreme step after blaming the teacher, observed the Punjab and Haryana High Court recently.

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