Nagpur: Two teenage boys attacked a youth with knife and attempted to murder him to settle old enmity score. One of the accused attacker has been arrested. The critically injured youth has been admitted in Mayo Hospital where he is reportedly battling for life.
The two accused assaulters, Tushar Maulikar (19) and Jagdish Gokhale (19), resident of Ladpura, Nandagiri Road, had a tiff with Tandapeth resident Digambar alias Vicky Parate (22). In the dead night of Sunday and Monday around 0130 hours, Digambar along with his friend Lalit alias Mallu Tuslshiram Nimje (19), resident of Thakkargram, Pachpaoli, were returning home. With the intention of settling score with Digambar over old rivalry, the two accused Tushar and Jagdish accosted Digambar and Lalit in Ladpura lane and indulged in wordy duel with them. Suddenly, Jagdish caught hold of Digambar and Tushar whipped out his knife. With the intention to kill him, Jagdish attacked Digambar with his knife and inflicted deep stab injuries on his chest, stomach and thigh. The seriously injured Digambar was taken to Mayo Hospital and admitted there. He is reportedly battling for life.
Pachpaoli ASI Ashok has booked the accused duo under Sections 307, 506, 34 of the IPC and managed to arrest Jagdish Gokhale. Further probe is underway.