Hyderabad: A Class 4 student died in a fight with a Class 10 student at a hostel in Telangana’s Khammam district, police said on Wednesday. Nine-year-old D. Joseph was found dead with bleeding injuries on Tuesday evening at the government-run tribal welfare residential school in Khammam town, about 200 km from here.
Preliminary investigations by the police revealed that the boy died during a fight with the senior student, aged 15. The accused allegedly hit Joseph with a trunk box on his head and other body parts, resulting in his spot death.
Since the residential school runs classes up to fourth, the accused was studying in a private school but was staying at the same premises. Both the students said to have went around the town on a bicycle since mornin