A young Indian man has stabbed a teenage girl to death in Nehru Nagar area of Kota city on Friday, after he got angry at cancellation of their engagement.
According to Hindustantimes, the 18-year-old Shahnoor was going to a teacher to attend Urdu classes when 25-year-old Sabir attacked her with a knife. She suffered multiple stab wounds and fainted.
The accused ran away but was later arrested, police said.
Locals informed the police about the incident; the injured girl was taken to the Government Maharao Bhim Singh Hospital where she was declared dead on arrival.
Circle inspector Ram Khiladi Meena said, "The two were engaged around a year ago but the engagement was later called off. This led to tension between the two families. The teenager was stabbed in animosity."
The teenager's body was kept in the mortuary for post-mortem.