The schoolgirl was identified as Sakshi, Deputy Commissioner of Police Aslam Khan said, adding that the condition of four others was critical.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has ordered a magisterial probe into the accident. He asked Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash to have an inquiry by conducted by the District Magistrate and submit a report within three days.
According to police, the accident occurred at a road junction near Kanhaiya Nagar Metro Station at around 6.30 a.m. when the children were headed to Kendriya Vidyalaya at Keshav Puram.
He added that the injured students were rushed to nearby hospitals. The police are trying to arrest the driver.
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