A tenth grader schoolgirl has allegedly been stabbed to death by youth in Pal Para area of Savar as she refused his proposal to have a romantic relationship.
The deceased Nila Ray, was a student of class X at Assed School in Bank Colony of Savar municipality, daughter of Narayan Roy of Balirtek area of Manikganj district. She was 14.
Sub-inspector of Savar Police Station, Md. Saiful Islam said Mizanur Rahman reportedly proposed the victim to involve in an affair with him, but Nila refused it. At one stage on Sunday night, Mizanur waylaid the victim and her brother Alak Pal and hacked Nila with a sharp weapon indiscriminately and fled the area.
Later, locals took the injured to Enam Medical College and Hospital where the duty doctor declared her dead, he said.
“We are suspecting primarily that Mizanur killed Nila as she refused his proposal,” the SI said.
A process is underway to file a case against him in this regard, he further added.