>Chandigarh: A class 12 student allegedly shot dead the principal of his school on Saturday, Haryana Police said.
The accused student fired four shots at principal Ritu Chhabra, who was in her office at the time of the incident, with a .32 bore gun and critically injured her, they said.
Chhabra succumbed to her injuries in the hospital. The accused, who was overpowered by school staff, was handed over to the police and was being questioned.
The student, police sources said, was upset over being rusticated from the school.
The incident took place between 11:30 am and 12 noon, police said.
Yamunanagar is around 100 km from Chandigarh. View More