Youth arrested for thrashing man to death

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 10 Jan 2017 10:44:10

Staff Reporter,


Jan 9,

Deendayal Upadhyay Nagar police have arrested a youth on charge of thrashing a senior citizen who succumbed to injuries during treatment at Government hospital. Another co-accused in the case is absconding.

As per information, the incident took place on January 1 at about 1:30 pm when two youths identified as Basant Dewangan and Yogesh Sarthi (20), residents of New Changorabhata Shiv Nagar were making noise. A senior citizen Santram Yadav (65), resident of Changorabhata near Chandrakar Kirana Store raised objection. Thereafter they had an argument. The youths badly bashed up the senior citizen who became unconscious and fell on the ground.

He was rushed to Dr BR Ambedkar Hospital where he succumbed to injuries on Sunday night. Police have arrested the accused Yogesh Sarthi under Section 294, 506, 323, 302 and 34 of Indian Penal Code (IPC).