Published On : Sat, Jun 9th, 2018

Lovelorn youth tries to kill girl’s father with knife, sword in Jaripatka


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Nagpur: A lovelorn youth and his two accomplices attempted to murder father of a girl with whom the accused youth was in love. The accused trio attacked the father with knife and sword with the intention of eliminating him. Mother of the girl was also attacked and injured. The bloddy incident took place in Jaripatka area on Friday night. The three accused are being searched by cops.

A resident of Railway Quarter L 19/2, Kadbi Square, near Sai Mandir, Priti Dadarao Uke (43), in her complaint told police that her daughter was in love with the accused Shubham Kotangale. However, she opposed her daughter’s affairs with the accused and had told him to stay away from her. Furious over opposition, the accused Shubham Kotangale and his two unidentified accomplices on Friday, around 8 pm, barged into the house of Priti Uke and first smashed fridge and TV.

The accused trio then attacked the girl’s father Dadarao Ghanshyam Uke (49) with a knife and sword and injured him seriously with the intention of killing him. The accused Shubham and two others also attacked Priti and injured her. After the bloody incident, the accused fled the spot.

Jaripatka PSI S S Temgire, based on Priti Uke’s compliant, booked the accused trio under Sections 307, 452, 323, 427, 504, 34 of the IPC and searching for them.