18-yr-old victim of brutal assault dies

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Sep 2017 10:57:13


Staff Reporter,

AN 18-YEAR-OLD victim of deadly assault succumbed to his fatal injuries during treatment. The victim has been identified as Brajmohan Yadav, a resident of old Kanchanpur. According to police, they were informed on September 9 about Brajmohan Yadav having sustained critical wounds admitted to Medaz Hospital.

On being informed, cops reached the hospital and recorded statement of the injured. In his statement to police, he stated that on September 9 at around 9 pm he was sitting at his brother-in-law’s dairy farm when suddenly Annu Thakur invaded the dairy and demanded money for liquor. Abrupt demand made was resisted by the injured this made the miscreants angry.

The injured refused to fulfill their demand. Later, miscreants hit him hard on the head and back with bricks lying in the dairy campus. In possession with sharp-edged weapon, he assaulted his legs causing fatal wounds that led to excessive bleeding. After the deadly assault, the accused left the spot threatening of dire consequences. The dairy employees informed the dairy owner who rushed to the spot and the injured was rushed to Medaz hospital. Cops registered a case under sections 452, 294, 323, 324, 327, 336, 506 of the IPC against absconding accused Annu Thakur (24), a resident of Pariyat area. After massive hunt, the accused was apprehended from Pariyat area.

On Sunday, hospital administration informed police that the injured was undergoing treatment and had succumbed. On being informed, cops reached the hospital and carried out investigations and made panchnama in presence of FSL team and referred the body for autopsy to Medical College and Hospital. Following the death, Section 302 of IPC was added in the case. After autopsy was performed body was handed over to family members of the deceased. Further investigations are underway.