A 23-year-old man was allegedly stabbed by his friend after a dispute broke out between them while playing cricket at a floor in Surajpur, Greater Noida, on Tuesday night, police mentioned.
In keeping with Pushpraj, station home officer at Surajpur police station, the incident occurred round 5pm on Tuesday.
“The sufferer, Kapil Kumar, was playing with a ten different males at a floor in Surajpur village when round 5pm, a dispute broke out between him and one other participant, recognized as Mohit (goes by a single identify), which quickly escalated right into a bodily combat,” he mentioned.
Mohit allegedly picked up a knife from a close-by fruit-seller and attacked Kapil with it, mentioned police quoting onlookers’ statements.
“Kapil sustained a stab wound to his stomach and was rushed to a close-by hospital by his mates while Mohit fled the spot. Locals knowledgeable the police in regards to the incident following which a crew reached the hospital and took a written criticism from Kapil’s father,” mentioned Pushpraj, including that an FIR was registered towards Mohit underneath sections of try to homicide of the Indian Penal Code.
Mohit was arrested the identical evening by the police from Surajpur village, he added.
“The sufferer is underneath remedy and his situation is claimed to be secure. Mohit has been arrested and despatched to judicial custody after being produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace,” mentioned the SHO.