Palwal, October 10
A 24-year-old youth was shot lifeless for resisting theft close to Alhapur village on the NH-19 within the district on Saturday evening.
We’ve registered a case of homicide and loot. A manhunt has been launched to nab the culprits. The CCTV footage of the spot can be being collected. Police official
The incident occurred round 10.30 pm when the sufferer — Nitin from UP’s Mathura — together with a buddy, Govind, have been on their method to Gurugram from Vrindavan, the place that they had gone on a pilgrimage. The duo stopped close to the Alhapur flyover, about 5 km from the town, to test a snag of their motorbike. Abruptly, two unidentified armed youths approached them, flashed a gun and requested them at hand over the money and different valuables. They agreed at hand over the money however requested the accused to spare their luggage containing paperwork and garments.
In the meantime, one of many accused nonetheless tried to grab the bag from Nitin and when he resisted, he was shot from an in depth vary. The accused then fled on a motorbike pushed by a 3rd youth ready close by.
Notably, the spot the place the incident occurred is situated nearly 500 m from the site visitors police station.
Govind, who escaped unharmed, stopped a car and requested for assist. Quickly, a police staff arrived on the spot. Nitin was rushed to a close-by hospital, the place the medical doctors declared him introduced lifeless. — TPR