ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Under the Shadow of Shanno's Death

The death of 11-year-old Shanno Khan in April reportedly because of the punishment given by her teacher in a municipal school in New Delhi was a shock but should not have been a surprise. A study conducted in 2001 on schooling in Delhi for the 11-18 year age group showed that violence and negligence are very much a part of the educational experience of Delhi's schoolchildren.

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