The incident happened in Falakata of Alipurduar subdivision when the girl was returning home. She was taken to a hospital where doctors declared her dead.
"A class 11 girl was Sunday shot dead by two people on a bike. We have arrested one person in this regard," said Additional Superintendent of Police (Alipurduar) Akash Megharia.
The girl's family alleged that she has been killed for having refused the advances of a local boy.
"The boy has been harassing my daughter for quite some time. He has killed her after she refused to marry him," the victim's mother said.
--IANS (Posted on 28-07-2013)