*This story has been updated with a response from Gems World Academy
A video is being widely shared of a bullying incident at a private school in Dubai.
The graphic video shows one student yank another student’s hair. The victim is crying, and the bully goes on to threaten the girl, instructing her not to report the video.
Gulf Today reported that two students have left the school because of the incident, while Twitter is calling on the KHDA to step in.
“If you tell anybody what’s here, I will get really mad”
In the wake of the incident: Gems World Academy released the following statement
A GEMS Education spokesperson also added
“We are aware of an earlier incident at one of our schools and can confirm that appropriate action has already been taken in accordance with our safeguarding policy. The school acted promptly to investigate and resolve the issue and we will continue to prioritise the safety, security and well-being of all our students.”