MAN BEATEN TO DEATH OVER PETTY DISPUTE
▪ Police arrested a couple for beating their neighbour to death over a petty dispute in a Gosaiganj village on the city outskirts here on Thursday.
▪ SO Gosaiganj Ajai Prakash Tripathi said the couple was identified as Chandrakesh and his wife Kiran while the victim was identified as Prem Chand Rawat. He said the couple and the victim were neighbours and they entered into scuffle after Rawat who was filling petrol in his bike, refused to lend some to Chandrakesh. Agitated over his denial, Chandrakesh entered into scuffle with the victim. He said the petty dispute aggravated when Chandrakesh’s wife Kiran also got engaged into verbal duel with Rawat and the couple together attacked the victim with cane and stick causing him fatal injury on head.
▪ He said the victim’s family members rushed him to a nearby primary health centre where he was declared brought dead. He said the couple was immediately arrested after registering an FIR of murder against them.