The teacher was beheaded for showing blasphemous sketches in class
A teacher who showed blasphemy in a classroom in France was beheaded.
The incident took place outside a school in the northwest of the French capital, Paris, at 5pm on Friday, where a young man with a knife beheaded a history teacher.
According to reports, the slain teacher had shown blasphemous sketches in the classroom and also had a discussion on it.
Police had shot the gun and knife carrier location near the young that it has arrested several people in connection Terrorism French prosecutor said.
On the other hand, judicial sources were quoted as saying that the 18-year-old youth carrying the knife belonged to Chechnya.
The beheaded 47-year-old teacher was identified as Samuel Potty, but the Chechen youth was not identified, officials said.
French President Emmanuel Macron, on the other hand, called the incident a terrorist act and visited the school with the prime minister a few hours later.
It is believed that the controversial French magazine Charlie Hebdo had once again published insulting sketches.
The insulting sketches published by the magazine are the same ones in response to which the magazine was attacked on January 7, 2015.