On July 7, a parent in Shiyan, Hubei reported that his son who was a senior student at Yunyang Middle School committed suicide by drowning in a river after being criticized by his head teacher for studying by himself at night.
According to the parent , the teacher used snarky words to criticize his son , causing him to study all night in a trance.
After the end of self-study, the boy’s dormitory roommates , found that he wasn’t there and immediately informed the head teacher who ignored the call.
In the early morning of November 7, the boy was found to have drowned in a river .
The boys father has filed a civil lawsuit requesting that the teacher be ordered to apologize and compensate 1yuan for emotional damage