Vadodara school murder
Vadodara school murder

Vadodara school murder: Family protests demanding justice

ANI | Updated: Jun 24, 2018 05:54 IST

Vadodara school murder">Vadodara school murder: Family protests demanding justice .
Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], June 24 (ANI): The family members of the class 9th student, who was found dead in a school here, staged a protest outside the school premises demanding justice for the 14-year-old victim .
Concerned over the security of their children, parents of other students also participated in the protest .
The body of the 14-year-old boy was found with multiple stab wounds in the school washroom on Friday .
The police on Saturday arrested a class 10th student under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act in connection with the case .
According to RS Bhagora, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Vadodara, "a fight between the two students resulted in a gruesome attack by the suspected Class 10 student leading to the death of other . The boy was stabbed with a knife and later succumbed to his injuries ."
According to the family members, the victim was stabbed by some boys during lunch break .
The school worked in two shifts and the incident took place when the children came in for the afternoon shift, said Principal, Surendra Singh .
"We informed the police when we got to know of the incident, the police will investigate the matter now . These kids are new admissions, how would we know what they are carrying to school," Singh said .
Further investigation in the case is currently underway .
The case has a lot of resemblance with last year's Gurugram murder case wherein a Class II student of a school was found in a pool of blood with his throat slit inside the school premises on September 8, 2017 .
Later, a class XI student was arrested by the Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) for killing his junior . (ANI)