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Mumbai: Youth stabbed to death outside school in Bhandup


Mumbai: A 17-year-old youth was stabbed to death outside a school in suburban Bhandup today, police said. Sushil Verma, the victim, was attacked with sharp-edged weapons when he came out of the school this afternoon. He was taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival, said a police officer.

It is suspected that an altercation regarding a girl led to the attack, he said. Three men were detained in connection with the incident, the officer said, adding that some minors too could be involved in the attack. A case under IPC section 302 (murder) has been registered and further probe is on.