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Boy loses eye after beating

BHUBANESWAR — A boy in Orissa lost an eye after his teacher beat him severely with a stick for failing to answer questions in class, police said yesterday. Arman Ansari, a Class 8 student of SAM Urdu School at Rajgangpur town in Sundergarh district, sustained injuries on his right eye when he was hit by English teacher Mohammad Anwar. The boy was taken to hospital where doctors removed his eye as it was completely damaged, his father Asgar Ansari said. Though the incident took place on Monday, it was reported on Wednesday after police arrested the teacher on a complaint lodged by the boy’s parents. Police said when Arman failed to reply the teacher got furious and started beating him, grievously injuring him.