Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested an 18-year-old man in reference to the killing of a Delhi College (DU) scholar over his friendship with a lady in northwest Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar space, officers mentioned.
The accused, recognized as Shubham Bhardwaj, a resident of Delhi’s Jahangirpuri, was concerned within the killing alongside along with his pals, they mentioned.
Shubham Bhardwaj was arrested days after the DU scholar, Rahul Rajput, was crushed to dying allegedly over his friendship with a lady, following which two folks, together with her brother, have been arrested and three juveniles caught, police mentioned.
The incident passed off final week in northwest Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar.
In line with police, the useless scholar was a second-year scholar in Delhi College’s Faculty of Open Studying. He additionally gave tuition to high school kids. The sufferer was pals with a 21-year-old girl however her household was towards the friendship.
On Wednesday night, Rahul Rajput, 18, was known as to Delhi’s Nanda Highway. When he reached the spot, he was allegedly bodily assaulted by a bunch of four-five folks, together with the lady’s brothers, a senior police officer mentioned.
He sustained extreme accidents within the assault and was rushed to a hospital, the place he died throughout the course of remedy, he mentioned.
Rahul Rajput didn’t have any seen damage. An post-mortem was performed and the physician mentioned that spleen rupture led to his dying, the officer had mentioned.
The girl was additionally on the spot on the time of the incident and fearing for her security, a day after the incident, she left her dwelling and went to a shelter dwelling the place she has been staying since then.
A case was registered beneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code for homicide and “acts finished by a number of individuals in furtherance of widespread intention” primarily based on a press release of an uncle of Rahul Rajput.