A 19-year-old man was allegedly stabbed to dying by 4 youths in South Delhi’s Ambedkar Nagar on Tuesday evening. Police mentioned the deceased, Kunal, was going to a store when the 4 surrounded him and attacked him with knives. The accused have been arrested, police mentioned.
CCTV footage of the incident purportedly exhibits the 4 accused taking turns to stab the sufferer a number of occasions. The sufferer tries to flee, however the boys allegedly maintain and thrash him. The incident came about at Bhumiya Chowk in Madangir.
The household mentioned Kunal cleared his Class XII board exams final yr and labored as a paperboy in Saket. He had gone out to get a cake for his father’s birthday on Tuesday evening, however by no means returned.
His father, Pawan, who works within the MCD horticulture division, mentioned, “I wasn’t even conscious my son was not at house. He and his siblings have been planning to throw me a shock party. Round 10 pm, we bought to learn about a battle. After we went to Madangir market, we discovered Kunal mendacity in a pool of blood. My son by no means fought with anybody; he was a hardworking boy and was making an attempt to earn cash for his household. He needed to check extra.”
Police recognized the accused as Sameer (18), Sohil (18), Gaurav (18) and Roop (18), and claimed to have recovered a knife from Gaurav. DCP (South) Atul Kumar Thakur mentioned the accused attacked the sufferer after a battle over a woman. “Gaurav informed us he and Kunal preferred the identical lady. On Tuesday evening, the accused discovered Kunal available in the market and attacked him. Additional investigation has revealed that two of the knives used within the offence have been not too long ago purchased from a web based procuring web site,” mentioned Thakur.
Kunal was stabbed a number of occasions within the chest, again, and stomach. His household rushed him to Max Hospital, the place he was declared useless on arrival.
The 4 accused have been booked for homicide. Kunal’s household mentioned they didn’t know any of the accused. “Police informed us they caught 4 folks and there was an enmity over a woman, however we don’t know the accused. Kunal by no means spoke a few lady,” mentioned Pawan.