Saudi: A Saudi student had a narrow escape after falling from a school bus in a traffic-congested road.
A video recording posted on social media websites showed the boy trying desperately to cling to his school bus before falling on the asphalt.
A driver who was following the bus and filming the dangerous scene swerved on time to avoid hitting the boy.
The video recording posted online sparked public outrage among social media users who call for the need of strict security measures to ensure students’ safety.
The Ministry issued a statement holding teachers and administrative staff directly responsible for providing security and safety for students at schools.