Malappuram, Kerala, July 19 (UNI) A headmaster, undergoing a re-orientation programme in a school in Malappuram district of Kerala, fainted and later died in a hospital today.
Police said Valillapuzha M L P School Headmaster James Augstine (43), who was admitted to a hospital in Kozhikode after he fainted while attending a cluster programme, died later in the hospital.
Unconfirmed reports said the teacher had sustained injuries during a protest demonstration on the text book issue, which turned violent at the school premises.
However, an investigation was on to find out the exact cause of the death, police added.
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