A Class-X student of the Dadhibaman High School in the Kabisuryanagar area of Ganjam district allegedly slit his classmate’s neck with a blade on Thursday.
The two boys had a heated argument over some matter while a class was underway. It took an ugly turn as the accused became furious and slit his classmate’s neck.
Teachers rushed the victim to the Kabisuryanagar hospital.
He was later shifted to the MKCG Medical College Hospital here as his condition deteriorated.