New Delhi, Jan 18: A senior girl student suspected of stabbing a Class 1 boy in a Lucknow school has been detained,while the school principal arrested on Thursday.
Hrithik was found bleeding profusely and unconscious at Brightland school in Triveni Nagar on Tuesday.
The crime took place after the morning assembly and that the boy was rushed to the Trauma Centre at King George’s Medical University.
The boy told police that a ‘didi’ sporting a boy-cut hair style first took him to the bathroom, thrashed him, and then stabbed him with a knife. He told his parents and police that he could identify the girl, news agency IANS reported.
Officials asserted the bathroom on the second floor was sealed on Wednesday and police were looking for the accused.
A teacher said that though all closed-circuit televisions in the school were operational, there was no CCTV near the bathroom and hence it was becoming difficult to zero in on the accused girl.