~ Texas

~ school cafeteria

~ Indian 14 year old male

Texas: Shaan Pritmani, an Indian American student, was assaulted and “choked for over four minutes” by a white student at Coppell Middle School in Texas.

A video has been shot by classmates of the student being bullied and shared online.

It shows one student approaching the Indian American boy who is sitting on a bench and demanding that he stand up. When he refuses to give up his seat, the American student gets angry and starts choking him. He presses the boy’s neck from behind with his elbow before choking him and pushing him against his seat.

The victim was suspended for 3 days the perpatrator 1 day.

Indian American student ‘choked for four minutes’ by classmate in Texas school, video sparks outrage