Man dies after getting punched in the ribs over a petty issue

Suyash Sethiya | May 9, 2017 16:54

→ A 42-year-old man died after he was punched in the ribs by another man over a petty issue. The incident took place on Monday at around 8 pm near the All India Reporter building, Dhantoli, Nagpur. The deceased has been identified as Ashwin Punaram Khandate.

→ As per Dhantoli police, Khandate who stays near All India Reporter building had a minor altercation with the accused Naresh Bhimrao Meshram (35) who was passing by the same road. After a heated argument, Meshram punched Khandate in the ribs and fled the spot.

→ After Khandate fell on the street, he was taken to Government Medical Hospital, where he was declared dead.

→ The deceased’s wife Vidya Ashwin Khandate has lodged a complaint with the Dhantoli Police Station. PSI Balram Zadokar has booked the accused under Section 302 of the IPC and further investigations are in process.