A 19-year-old man was allegedly stabbed by a 20-year-old man in full public view in a busy market in Dadri, Greater Noida, on Tuesday afternoon, senior law enforcement officials mentioned.
The incident was captured by a close-by CCTV digicam, a video seize of which was circulated on social media on Wednesday.
The sufferer, Shadab Khan, a resident of Chand Masjid locality in Dadri, suffered accidents to his proper arm in the assault. The alleged attacker has been recognized as Guddu, son of Karela, a resident of Taju street.
“I used to be standing in the street when Guddu got here there in an intoxicated state. He was passing abusive feedback on passersby and I requested him not to take action, following which he argued with me. After a heated change, Guddu threatened to kill me, and left the street. After about 10 minutes, he returned, together with one other man, whom I couldn’t determine,” mentioned Khan, who works as a fuel range repairer.
Guddu then attacked him with a knife, mentioned Khan.
“Guddu aimed for my neck however I defended by elevating my proper arm, and suffered a deep wound on my forearm. Guddu tried to slash me once more however folks on the street gathered to avoid wasting me after which Guddu and his confederate fled the spot. I collapsed on the street and was taken to a close-by hospital, the place police reached and took a criticism from me,” mentioned Khan.
He mentioned he took 18 stitches on his forearm and has misplaced motion in one in every of his fingers.
In response to Dadri police station in-charge Sujeet Upadhyay, police acquired details about the assault from the non-public hospital the place Khan was admitted.
“On the premise of the sufferer’s criticism, an FIR has been registered underneath sections of assault, inflicting damage by harmful weapon, intentional insult, prison intimidation of the Indian Penal Code, towards Guddu and one unidentified suspect,” he mentioned.
Guddu was arrested by the police round 5pm from Dadri city’s Mihir Bhoj Faculty highway, mentioned police. He has been despatched to judicial custody after being produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace.
The incident has taken place simply in the future earlier than the Uttar Pradesh Worldwide Commerce Present is about to open in Greater Noida’s India Expo Mart and for which prohibitory orders underneath Part 144 of the CrPC [Criminal Procedure Code] has been imposed in the district.