Published On : Fri, Oct 19th, 2018

Lovelorn youth tries to kill ‘girlfriend’ with a sword in Pratapnagar

Nagpur: In an audacious act, a lovelorn youth tried to kill his 18-year old ‘girlfriend’ by attacking her with a sword in Kamgar Colony under Pratapnagar police jurisdiction on Friday.

A resident of Kamgar Colony, Tukdoji Nagar, the accused Shubham Maraskolhe (24) was in friendship with the 18-year old Kajal Kishore Gondane since the past three years. However, the girl, for reasons, had stopped talking to the accused Shubham and maintained distance from him. Raging with anger over the girl spurning him, the accused Shubham on Friday between 10.45 am and 11 am, attacked the girl with a sword and inflicted serious injuries on her both hands and right leg with the intention of killing her.

Pratapnagar ASI Raut, based on the victim girl’s complaint, booked the accused Shubham Maraskolhe under Section 307 of the IPC and probing the matter further.