The sight of a minor boy tied to the electric pole shocked everyone in Bhadrachalam of Telangana.
It later emerged that the boy was allegedly unwilling to go to school after which the father tied him to pole as part of punishment.
The video of the boy tied has gone viral on social media and created an outrage with the picture of the boy tied up in the hot sun.
According to the police, the minor tribal boy Golla is a student of class 6 of Adarsha High School located in Kamalapur.
It also emerged that the
boy has not been attending classes since the past one week which made his father furious
after which he tied the boy to the pole.
However the child rights organisation Balala Hakkula Sangham informed Pamela Satpathi, joint collector, Bhadrachalam and later a police team was sent to the village.
It is said that the police counseled the parents.