Delhi, Oct 6: A shocking incident of murder was reported from Delhi where a man was killed after his vehicle accidentally touched a pet dog.
The angry owners of the dog then thrashed the driver mercilessly. The man was rushed to Mata Roop Rani Maggo Hospital, where he was declared brought dead by the hospital staff.
40-year-old man killed, his brother injured, in an attack by some persons in Delhi's Uttam Nagar last night. The deceased was allegedly attacked because pet dog of one of the accused received minor injuries after being hit by his car. Case registered against three persons
— ANI (@ANI) October 6, 2018
According to media reports, the incident happened on Friday night in national capital’s Uttam Nagar area. The alleged attackers were identified as Ankit and Paras, who were out for a stroll when their pet dog, who mistakenly was hit by a Tata Ace.
The deceased was identified as 40-year-old Vijender Rana. The attackers and the victim got into an ugly argument which escalated to the latter’s murder. They also injured 45-year-old Rajesh Rana, deceased’s elder brother. He was also admitted to the same hospital.
A police case had been registered against the accused in Uttam Nagar police station under relevant Sections of the Indian Penal Code. The police officials have formed three teams have been formed to nab the suspects, who have been absconding.
As per the FIR, the argument broke out between the accused and deceased after the accused’s dog received minor injury from the deceased’s vehicle.