Remember the KwaZulu-Natal female pupil that was bullied by another female pupil in viral video?
Report from the provincial Department of Education says she is recovering from the incident.
The female pupil was publicly assaulted by a fellow student during a video which went viral in the week .
The provincial Department of Education on Friday said during a statement that the Zululand-based Amathole highschool pupil has resumed to high school after video footage of her being bullied by two other female pupils went viral on Monday.
“Claims that the learner has since passed on is wrong .”
“The department delegation from head office and therefore the district office visited the girl learner at her home on Wednesday and spoke to her face to face .”
The department said it followed abreast of the scholar and therefore the principal also confirmed that she is back in class .
Social media users condemned the video that went viral on Monday.
In the video, a female pupil being assaulted by another female pupil.
The alleged bully was seen repeatedly kicking and punching the opposite pupil, forcing her to the bottom , exposing her backside and ripping off her underwear while other pupils watch.
The video doesn’t seem to be taken within the school premises.
The department suspended the 2 pupils involved within the bullying incident.