A 17-year old student of a government school in Delhi died after he was allegedly beaten up by a group of students in the school compound, police said on Thursday.
The incident occurred on Wednesday following a scuffle at Jyoti Nagar's SKV school.
Gaurav, a class 10 student was found lying badly injured by the police, when they reached the spot, said a police officer.
The doctors declared him brought dead after his brother took him to GTB hospital.
"A murder case has been registered. Some students are being questioned. The cause of death will be ascertained after autopsy," the police officer said.
"Gaurav was staying with his parents in Babarpur. He had gone to meet his class teacher," he added.