Boy student stabs schoolmate in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A Plus II boy student of Fakirpur City School in Anandpur allegedly attacked a girl classmate inside school premises today morning.

According to reports, the accused Balabhadra Jena allegedly stabbed the girl with a sharp weapon and injured her critically.

Following the incident, the school authorities rushed the girl to district headquarters hospital and later shifted her to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack after her health condition deteriorated.

On being informed, police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the incident.

Though the exact reason of the attack is yet to be known, unrequited love is suspected to be the reason behind the crime.