A man was beaten to death with an iron rod on Holi in south Delhi’s Mehrauli area.
New Delhi,UPDATED: Mar 9, 2023 00:20 IST
By Tanseem Haider: A 32-year-old man died after a brawl broke out in south Delhi’s Mehrauli area on Wednesday during the occasion of Holi.
The deceased has been identified as Brajesh Kumar, a native of Khagriya in Bihar. According to a senior police officer, the victim had injury marks on his head.
According to the police investigation, a person named Siddharth, who was known to Brijesh, had gone to buy shampoo at a nearby shop and had some altercation with a person there.
When Siddarth returned, the man with whom he had a fight with also followed him with some of his friends and engaged in a fight with Brijesh and Siddharth.
During the fight, the assailants hit Brijesh on his head with an iron rod, police said.
He was rushed to a hospital where he was declared brought dead. Legal action is being taken and all accused have been apprehended.