2 stabbed over money
CHANDIGARH: Two people were allegedly beaten up and stabbed by a group
of miscreants in Chandigarh on Saturday. The victims have been identified as Vijay and Deepak, residents of Maloya Colony. They were stabbed in stomach and head.
Giving details of the incident, SHO, Sector 39 police station, inspector Charanjit Singh Virk said the suspects have been identified as Khajju, Bittu, Dana and Kala.
The victims and the suspects are friends and reportedly drug addicts. Deepak had taken Rs 500 from Khajju and was not returning the money. The suspects entered into a heated confrontation with the victims near Sant Nirankari Bhawan, Maloya, and it turned into a scuffle. The accused stabbed the two and fled the spot.
The police were informed and the victims were rushed to Government Multi-Specialty Hospital, Sector 16. The police conducted raids at the possible hideouts of the suspects, but failed to make any arrest.
Acting on a complaint, a case under Sections 147, 148, 149, 307, 324 and 506
of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been registered in the Sector 39 police station.