Mother lays charge against teacher who slapped child

A video showing an altercation between a pupil and teacher at Cape Town's upmarket Sans Souci Girls School has gone viral. Courtesy #DStv403

CAPE TOWN - A Cape Town parent has laid an assault charge against a teacher who slapped a pupil at a top school in the city.

A video showing an altercation between a pupil and teacher at Cape Town's upmarket Sans Souci Girls School has gone viral.

The mother said the pupil should return to school by Thursday.

A Cape Town parent has laid an assault charge against a teacher who slapped pupil at a top school in the city. Courtesy #DStv403

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Western Cape Education Department said it was still gathering all the facts.

Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer said they will have to wait for the outcome of the investigation by the school governing body, which had been probing the matter.

A video showing an altercation between a pupil and teacher at Cape Town's upmarket Sans Souci Girls School has gone viral.Courtesy #DStv403

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