Miscreant stabbed a college girl at Singroil village under Nachole upazila in Chapainawabganj district yesterday.
The girl was identified as Masuma Khatun, 17, daughter of Harunur Rashid of Singroil village. She is a student of HSC first-year of Nachole Degree College.
Officer-in-charge of Nachole thana Fasir Uddin said as Masuma was going to her private tutor at around 6.45 am, a miscreant detained her on the way and stabbed her and also tried to kill her by suffocating.
As she started shouting, the miscreant fled away leaving her. The locals rescued her and took her to the Upazila Health Complex, he added.
He further added that she has marks of injury on her left cheek and two hands.
Filing a case has been under process and police has been trying to nab the criminal, he also said.