Man kills cousin for Rs 8,000 in Patna | Patna News


PATNA: One Chotu Kewat (22) was stabbed to death allegedly by his cousin Jaggu Kewat (20) for Rs 8,000 near Pani Tanki under Mehendiganj police station area of Patna City on Saturday night.
Police arrested Jaggu near Patna Sahib railway station at around midnight.
Police said both lived together with other family members as they had lost their respective parents. Both were daily wagers.
Mehendiganj SHO Dharmendra Kumar said Chotu had borrowed Rs8000 from Jaggu several months ago. “At around 9pm on Saturday, a dispute broke out over the money.
Jaggu picked up a vegetable knife and stabbed Chotu below his naval. He was rushed to NMCH but died on the way due to excessive bleeding,” he added.
The SHO said Jaggu was trying to board a train to Kolkata but police arrested him near the railway station.
He said their uncle, Raman Kewat, had lodged an FIR against Jaggu for killing Chotu.
Body recovered
Police recovered the body of one Sanjeev Kumar alias Kallu (26) from the Ganga near Kangan Ghat under Chowk police station area in Patna City on Sunday.
Chowk SHO Gauri Shankar Gupta said the deceased was belonged to Ranipur under Mehendiganj police station area.
Gupta said he was reported to be missing since Friday.
He said locals told police that Sanjeev was spotted roaming around near a water body connected with the river near Kangan Ghat on Friday.
It might be a case of suicide or accidental drowning, he said.





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