Raygada, Jan19: A school student was attacked in her home by masked miscreants in the district, police said on Sunday.
The incident took place in Singapur village under Chandili police limits last night at around 8 pm when the victim’s parents were not present.
Three masked miscreants barged into the house and warned the girl at knife-point not to appear the annual High School Certificate (HSC) examination this year.
They also burnt study materials of the meritorious class X student before fleeing from the spot.
The victim’s parents filed a complaint with Chandili police following which police reached the spot with a dog squad and scientific team for investigation.
Investigations are on and we will soon arrest the miscreants, said an investigating officer.