BENGALURU: In a shocking incident, an 18-year-old girl was shot dead by an office boy named Mahesh on Tuesday night at Pragathi…The School and PU College in Bengaluru, said reports.

According to the initial reports, the girl, identified as Gowtami, who stayed at the school hostel, died while her friend Shirisha was injured in this incident and has been hospitalised.

The incident occurred inside the school on Tuesday around 10 PM. 30-year-old accused, a school attendant is absconding.

The police rushed to the spot and the investigations are on. According to the police, the accused is suspected to be a jilted lover. 

Meanwhile, Karnataka Home Minister KJ George, City Police Chief MN Reddi and other senior officials also rushed to the spot.

(With PTI Inputs)

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