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Teacher stabbed by group of kids was just two weeks into new job | UK | News

Teacher stabbed by group of kids was just two weeks into new job | UK | News

A teacher who was stabbed by a group of kids, some in school uniform, was just two weeks into his new job. The attack happened just yards from Forest Gate School in east London on Tuesday afternoon. A woman who works as a dispenser at Sharman’s Pharmacy, but asked not to be named, said: “He ran inside and said, ‘Help! I’m a teacher at the school and I’ve just been stabbed.’ “There was blood all over the floor. He had been stabbed in the back. We quickly called the police and the ambulance, and a man from the health centre over the road came to help.” A hero health centre worker gave first aid after the male teacher was stabbed in the back with a long knife. Dr Parvesh Patel, a pharmacist at Sharman’s sister shop Mansons Pharmacy, added: “I guess he thought a pharmacy was the safest place to be.” Gulzarin Iqbal, 27, ended up covered in blood after tending to the wounded man whilst waiting for the emergency services. Mr Iqbal, a physician associate …