Udaipur : A jilted lover allegedly stabbed a girl when she rejected his proposal for marriage and fled from the spot leaving her in a critical condition. The incident was reported from Amrakhji area under Sukher police stationon Monday noon when passersby noticed the girl lying in a pool of blood.
The victim was identified as Monika do of Rajesh Kumar resident of Debar colony who is admitted in the civil hospital here. Her condition is stable, doctors said. The girl in her statement said that Yogesh so Prakash Vaghela who lived in the same locality came to meet her while she was working in her office on Tuesday morning. Yogesh took her on his motorbike to a secluded spot at Amrakhji on the pretext of returning some money. Finding an opportunity, Yogesh put up a marriage proposal to her which she turned down immediately.
This offended the accused who took out a knife from under his clothes and stabbed her. Monika sustained injuries on her stomach and a thigh. Yogesh fled from the scene while Monika shouted for help. Passersby informed the police who rushed the victim to hospital. A case of attempt to murder has been registered and the boy is being searched, police said.