Six males have been arrested for allegedly killing a 28-year-old driver on suspicion of theft, and later dumping his physique on a roadside in outer Delhi’s Nihal Vihar space, the police stated right this moment.
The sufferer, recognized as Gagandeep, drove a Maruti Eeco van however was out of labor on the time, the police stated.
The incident got here to gentle on Tuesday, when folks discovered his physique on the roadside bearing harm marks, police stated.
“We got a PCR call at 10:08 am that a body is lying on the main road of Chander Vihar, which had led to traffic jam on the road,” senior police official Parvinder Singh stated.
Gagandeep’s sister-in-law lodged a grievance with the police wherein it said that he was overwhelmed up by Munna Kumar (19), Jaldhar Kewat (45), Shukkar Kewat (48), Kishan Yadav (41), Ramesh Kumar (19), and Kamal Kumar (22), who had been from the identical space, Mr Singh stated.
A case was registered and the scene of crime was totally inspected.
Police interrogated a couple of witnesses, who testified that a couple of folks had overwhelmed up Gagandeep on suspicion of him coming into their huts and stealing their cell phones, stated the police official.
Based on the outline supplied by these witnesses, the six accused had been arrested from their hideouts inside eight hours of the crime being reported, he stated.
During interrogation, the accused confessed that they beat up the sufferer after tying him with a rope. After he died, Ramesh Kumar and Kamal Kumar used a rickshaw to dump his physique, the police stated.