A college girl was stabbed to death by a youth after she rejected his proposal for love affair in Konabari Bazar area of Gazipur city on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Sharmin Akhter Liza, 18, a student of Konabari Cambridge College.Police said the incident took place around 2:30pm while Liza was returning home after sitting for an exam.
Witnesses said Mustakin stabbed Liza, daughter of Shafikul Islam of Ambagh area, in the stomach when she rejected his proposal for love affair.
Liza was taken to a local clinic and then shifted to a hospital in Dhaka where doctors declared her dead. The body was sent to the morgue for autopsy.
Police arrested Mustakin, a student of Linkon Memorial College and son of Abul Kashem of Salna area.