Afghan student stabbed to death at Chandigarh college
KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghan student has been stabbed to death by a classmate from his country at a college in India’s northern city of Chandigarh, a media report said on Tuesday.
The stabbing took place at the Post-Graduate Government College in the capital of the Indian states of Punjab and Haryana, The Times of India said. The Afghans apparently had an old enmity.
Ehsanullah, who was carrying a knife, attacked Sanaullah. College authorities and students rescued the latter. Sanaullah, 21, was rushed to hospital with critical abdominal wounds.
However, he succumbed to his injuries after a surgeryat the Government Medical College and Hospital, the newspaper reported. Police said both were students of BA final year.
The students arrived in India four years back on study visas. The Afghanistan embassy in New Delhi has been informed about the death of Sanaullah, whose body was shifted to mortuary.
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