Published On : Tue, Oct 15th, 2019

Property feud: Man tries to kill brother by pushing him from first floor in Mankapur

Nagpur: Property dispute in a family turned bloody as a man tried to kill his younger brother by pushing him down from gallery of first floor of their house in Mankapur area here on Monday night. The accused also thrashed his 70-year old mother over property feud.

According to complainant, Vaishali Anand Bhange (39), resident of Plot No. 83, Bapunagar, Mankapur, a property dispute is running between her brother-in-law Anil Manikrao Bhange (48) and accused Sandeep Manikrao Bhange (52), resident of Plot No. 81, Bodad Layout, Sainagar. Both Anil and Sandeep are real brothers. On Monday around 9.30 pm, the accused Sandeep Bhange came to the complainant Vaishali’s house and picked up quarrel with his mother Yamuna Bhange over property. As Sandeep started thrashing his 70-year old mother, Vaishali phoned Anil Bhange and asked him to come to house. As Anil arrived, an argument erupted between him and the accused Sandeep. Angry over his elder brother’s behaviour, Anil went to first floor of the house for calling police. As he was calling police by standing near gallery of the first floor, the accused Sandeep pushed him hard with the intention of killing his younger brother. As a result, Anil came crashing down on the ground and suffered critical injuries. He was immediately taken to nearby Kunal Hospital where he is reportedly in serious condition.

Mankapur Assistant PSI Dharmadas Savarkar, based on Vaishali Bhange’s complaint, booked accused Sandeep Bhange under Section 307 of the IPC and started probe. No arrest has been made so far.