Allahabad: In a bizarre incident, an 11-year-old boy was allegedly killed by his tutor last week after he refused to become a terrorist.
The incident took place on March 19 when Ravi Pal, a class third student from Kaserua Khurd village located in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad district, was choked to death by his tuition teacher Irfan.
According to victim’s father Pappulal, Irfan was pressurising Ravi to join terror outfit ISIS and when the latter refused to do so, the accused killed him.
Preity, the victim’s sister, said that Irfan lured her brother about getting him a bicycle on March 19. When Ravi did not return till evening, his family became worried and started searching for him.
Superintendent of Police Rajesh Kumar said the victim’s family had lodged a complaint on the evening of March 19 after which the cops began the search operation. However, police refuted claims of the family.
Earlier on Tuesday, a dead body was found in a farm, which was later identified as Ravi. The police have sent the body for postmortem and are investigating the matter.