Class IX student held for murder in Haryana
Panchkula: Two days after a Class XI student was stabbed to death, police on Wednesday arrested a Class IX student in connection with the murder in Panchkula district of Haryana.
The accused student was arrested for the murder of Bikash, a Class XI student of Secondary Senior Government School in Sector-7 in Panchkula district. However, the actual cause behind the murder is yet to be ascertained.
According to reports, some students had allegedly attacked Bikash on September 17 for making comment on an issue. A Class X student had also sustained critical injuries in the attack.
It is suspected that Bikash was killed by some ITI students. Police have also detained some students for questioning in connection with the case.
While the Class IX student was arrested after examination of CCTV footage, further investigation into the matter is underway, said DCP.