Updated December 27th, 2023 at 16:32 IST

Two arrested for beating man to death in Delhi's Janakpuri

Police said that more people were found to be involved in the crime and a hunt is on to nab them

Reported by: Manisha Roy
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New Delhi: Police arrested two people for allegedly beating a man to death in Janakpuri area in Delhi, officials said on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as Parvesh Kumar (25) alias Bittu and Arman Khan (23) alias Khan, reported news agency ANI. 

According to police, information about a medico-legal case (MLC) regarding one male person brought dead was received at Janakpuri police station on Monday. Subsequently, a probe was launched into the matter. During the investigation, it came to light that a few days ago, an argument had broken out between the victim, identified as Saurav Upadhyay, and the accused. The present incident was a backlash to the previous one, the police said. 

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Meanwhile, a complaint was also lodged by the brother of the deceased, Gaurav Upadhyay, at the police station against some unknown people for beating Saurav to death. "Accordingly, a case under sections 302/34 of the Indian Penal Code was registered at PS Janakpuri and an investigation was carried out," reported news agency ANI quoting DCP Veer as saying. 

Police said that more people were found to be involved in the crime and a hunt is on to nab them. "Some more people are found to be involved in this incident. Efforts are underway to arrest them," DCP Veer added.  Further investigation into the matter is underway. 

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Published December 27th, 2023 at 16:32 IST