11 March 2019
Keonjhar: In an alleged love story which went awry, a school boy has allegedly attacked a girl of his own class in Fakirpur’s City School under Anandapur PS. The boy named Balabhaddra Jena (Class 12) attacked the girl with a sharp weapon which injured her grievously.
She was immediately rushed to the Anandpur Hospital and was further referred to Cuttack as her condition deteriorated.
The boy locked himself in the classroom and was coaxed out of it after a lot of effort. He is detained by the police.
Though the exact reason behind the attack is yet to be ascertained, it is alleged that the boy had unrequited love feelings for the girl.
The police is investigating the case.