Published On : Thu, Oct 5th, 2017

Youth stabbed to death over Dussehra tiff in Pachpaoli, 2 arrested


Nagpur: Three youngsters including a juvenile settled score with a youth in ghastly manner as they stabbed him to death in Pachpaoli area here on Wednesday night. Two accused have been arrested in the murder case.

The deceased, identified as Rikesh alias Rinku Sudhakar Dekate (22), was resident of Tandapeth, Vinkar Colony in Pachpaoli police jurisdiction. The complainant cousin brother of deceased, Sushil Prabhakar Dekate told police that Rikesh had a tiff with the accused Akshay Rajurkar (21) of Tandapeth, Mahesh alias Sonu Kushere (22) of Panchkua, Vaishalinagar and the juvenile boy over some issue on Dussehra. The quarrel had left the accused furious and they were waiting for an opportunity to settle score with Rikesh. Around 8 pm on Wednesday, the accused trio accosted Rikesh in the area and attacked him with a knife. They stabbed him on his abdomen, chest and killed him on the spot.

Pachpaoli Woman PSI P P Avchar booked the three accused under Sections 302, 34 of the IPC read with Sub-Section 4/25 of Arms Act. Cops succeeded in arresting two accused Akshay Rajurkar and Mahesh Kushere. The juvenile accused has been detained.