Student stabbed to death, curfew imposed in Dungarpur

An indefinite curfew was on Thursday imposed in this township of Rajasthan following communal tension after a stabbing incident in which one student was killed, a senior police official said.

Updated: Feb 11, 2010, 20:45 PM IST

Dungarpur: An indefinite curfew was
on Thursday imposed in this township of Rajasthan following communal
tension after a stabbing incident in which one student was
killed, a senior police official said.

The victim was identified as Yogendra Singh, a class
XI student of a private senior secondary school in the Kotwali
area, Superintendent of Police D S Chundawat told PTI.
He was attacked by motorcycle-borne with a sharp-edged
weapon, adding on way to hospital the victim succumbed to his
wounds.

Immediately, mobs began brick batting and damaging
public property in the area, the SP said.

Extra force was called from Udaipur division and
indefinite curfew was imposed, he said.

Two persons were rounded up for questioning, he said.

The situation is tense but under control in the city,
the SP said.

PTI