Keonjhar, Jan 29 (LocalWire) A school student identified as Osh Nanda has been stabbed while waiting for bus at Joda Bus stand on Tuesday morning, said police.
The incident took place at about 6.30 am.
The victim is a Class XI student of St. Marie’s School, who lives in Lower Camp area.
According to police sources, the back and right ear have been injured in the attack. He has been admitted to Tata Steel Medical, Joda for treatment.
“Mobile phone robbery might have been the reason of the attack,” said Joda Police station inspector-in-charge Manoj Rout.
According to the police, an unkwon person asked for the victim’s phone and did not return it after the call. When the victim asked for it, the person stabbed him and ran away with the phone.
The police have filed a case and investigation is going on. The culprit is involved in many other crimes, police said.