New Delhi, May 7: In a horrifying incident, a 20-year-old youth was beaten to death in South-West Delhi. The police have so far arrested nine persons in connection with the case.

Krishna, a resident of Uttam Nagar, was thrashed on April 24. He succumbed to his injuries on May 5.

A senior police officer said that the incident was reported on April 24 from Bindapur. Komal, the sister of the deceased, had called the PCR saying few boys from another colony thrashed her brother before taking him away. Madhya Pradesh Shocker: Two Tribals Lynched to Death, One Injured on Suspicion of Cow Smuggling in Seoni

After inquiry, the police found that Krishna had a tiff with a youth named Suraj on the day of Holi. To settle the score, Suraj reached Krishna's house along with his friends and thrashed him. The victim was then taken to Bhagwati Vihar. Madhya Pradesh Shocker: Man Tied to Tree, Lynched by Four Including 2 Women Over Water Dispute in Gosainganj

Krishna was admitted to the DDU Hospital from where he was transferred to the Safdarjung Hospital after his condition deteriorated.

He later succumbed to his injuries during the course of treatment.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on May 07, 2022 10:09 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website