Chunya District Commissioner in Mbeya Region, Rehem Madusa has ordered a teachers who caused the death of a pupil be searched and arrested and brought to court.
The DC was talking to parents of Matwiga village where a standard six pupil, Daudi Kajila, suffocated to death when locked in a cage as a punishment for being absent from the school.
She told parents and teachers to be keen when punishing their children so that such incident do not happen again.
The incident happened four days ago when the Head teacher punished Kajila and his friend for not attending to school. However his colleague whose name is not known survived to narrate the story.