Published On : Thu, Sep 25th, 2014

Youth attacked with sharp weapon over old dispute

Nagpur: A middle-aged man sustained severe injuries after a youth attacked him with a sharp-edged weapon over an old dispute. The incident occurred on Wednesday Kotwali police station. The accused has been arrested.

As per details, Dharam Baburao Chavhan (32), a resident of Bhuteshwar Nagar, Gangabai ghat Road, was standing near Bhuteshwar Nagar, in front of Harde Kirana Stores on Wednesday. The accused Lakhan Mahadev Nandankar (22), also a resident of the same locality, approached Dharam and demanded why he was standing there. Lakhan then put up a quarrel with Dharam over an old dispute. He took out an iron knife and injured Dharam on his shoulder, back and abdomen. Dharam was severely injured in the attack and was rushed to Government Medical College and Hospital for treatment.

Kotwali police was informed after which they reached the spot and recorded statements of injured and onlookers. Cops have registered an offence under Sections 326 of the IPC and arrested Lakhan.