Raipur –A 20-year-old girl was shot dead by a youth on Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla University campus here today, police said. Bhumika was returning from Daga College along with her sister when one Santosh Sahu intercepted her scooter at Kukurbheda on the university campus. Santosh first wanted to talk to the girl. As she refused, the accused opened fire on the girl from point blank range, killing her on the spot.
Police suspect that a failed love affair could be the cause behind the crime.The accused is absconding.