Mother wants child transferred to different school after tongue-snipping bully case


KLANG, March 27 — The mother of the student who was forced to cut his own tongue in a bullying incident at a school here on Thursday, wants her son transferred to another school immediately.

Siti Nurhuda Ibrahim, 29, said she was tired of the whole ordeal, and did not want her son, Muhammad Alif Shukran Alias, 8, to undergo the trauma again.

“I want to transfer him (Muhammad Alif Shukran) to another school because I don’t want him to be bullied anymore,” she told reporters here today.

Siti Nurhuda said the police had also recorded her statements today regarding the case.

She hoped that the police could solve the case as soon as possible, so that it would not happen to other students.

Meanwhile, Selangor State Education Department director Zainureen Mohd Noor said the department would provide counselling to Muhammaf Alif Shukran.

He said the counselling would be done to cheer up the spirit of the child, and encourage him to continue schooling.

“Apart from that, the education department is also actively conducting a thorough investigation to identify the students involved, and will take appropriate action against them,” he said when contacted here today.

On Thursday, Muhammad Alif Shukran claimed he was forced cut the tip of his own tongue with a scissors by a group of five Standard Three students from the same school, and received a stitch as a result of the incident. — Bernama

Source: Malay Mail