Youth brutally killed over money, 2 friends arrested

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 18 Jul 2018 10:47:22



Staff Reporter

PATAN police have solved youth’s blind murder mystery and succeeded in apprehending two accused. The boy was killed by his two friends over a petty issue of demanding borrowed money. The accused have been identified as Monu Chadhar (24), son of Bedi Lal, a resident of village Benikhera and Umashankar Chadhar (23), son of Gangaram, resident of Benikhera. Superintendent of Police Amit Singh (IPS) disclosed this while addressing a press conference on Tuesday. SP Singh informed that on July 15, body of a youth named Bablu alias Rajkumar Chadhar (27), a resident of Benikhera village, was found in a car under mysterious circumstances on Padaria-Belkhadu road in Patan. Learning about the incident, a police team reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem after conducting panchnama.

On July 16, police received short post-mortem report in which doctors mentioned that the boy was killed after slashing his neck with a sharp-edged weapon. On the basis of post-mortem report, Patan police have registered a case under Section 302 of the IPC and started investigations into the case. Taking a serious note into the case, a team under supervision of Additional SP (Rural), Raisingh Narvaria and SDOP, Patan, Bhawana Tiwari started investigations into the case. Investigating the case, 8-year-old daughter of Rajkumar Chadhar informed that Rajkumar along with his two friends named Monu Chadhar and Umashankar Chadhar went out in a car. Acting promptly on the information, police started a rigorous search and succeeded in detaining the suspects. The accused tried to misguide police but after rigorous interrogation the accusedconfessed to have killed Rajkumar Chadhar. One of the accused named Umashankar disclosed that they were travelling in Rajkumar’s car who demanded his money back but he said he would return it later. Meanwhile, Rajkumar started abusing him. Pointing out by Umashankar, Monu Chadhar caught Rajkumar and Umashankar slashed his neck with a knife in a running car. Rajkumar lost control and the car rammed into a pipe at a farm. The accused left behind the body and managed to escape from the spot. The accused were apprehended with active efforts of police team led by SHO, Patan, R D Dwivedi comprising SI Komal Bagri, ASI K G Pandey, PSI Umang Agrawal, Aarti Mandloi, Lalit Pratap, Head Constable, Suryapal, Constables, Abhimanyu, Ranjit, Ramnaresh, Raghvendra and Rahul Chourasia.