A schoolgirl was stabbed by an alleged drug peddler in rail slum area of Chapainawabganj district town on Wednesday morning over previous enmity.
The injured was identified as Sathi Khatun, 13, daughter of Abdus Samad and a class VI student of Kamaluddin Girls’ High School.
Iqbal Hossain, additional superintendent of Chapainawabganj circle police, said Monirul, 25, son of late Faku Ali, stabbed Sathi indiscriminately on her abdomen, hands and legs when she was going to school with her classmates around 9:45, leaving her critically injured, reports UNB.
Being rescued by local, the injured was admitted at Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital.
Monirul had an enmity with Sathi’s father as he had handed Monirul over to police along with drug, said the police official.
Police detained Monirul’s wife Rubina, sisters Shahin Akhter and Jahanara for interrogation.