Auto driver stabbed to death by colleague over trivial row,accused arrested by Peenya Police

Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar

A 25-year-old autorickshaw driver was stabbed to death by colleague over a trivial row in Jalahalli cross in Peenya police station limits on Sunday night.

The deceased identified as Siddique had asked for the water to drink from his colleague identified as Ajay using a slang.Enraged Ajay stabbed him and escaped.

The severely wounded Siddique was taken to a near-by hospital where he succumbed later.

The Peenya police have registered a case and arrested the accused for further investigations.

In another incident,a 50-year-old beggar was bludgeoned to death on pipeline road in Yashwanthpur on Sunday night.

The police found that beggar body in a pool of blood and started investigations.

The identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained by he was found begging and leaving on the footpath,a police officer,said .

The police are trying to track down the assailant to ascertain the case of murder.

DCP North told reporters,Two 302 cases have been reported last night.

1.In peenya police station limits,2 auto drivers clashed over a trivial issue.Accused stabbed victim 3 times with a knife.Victim was shifted to hospital and died during treatment.
Accused has been arrested.

2. Body of a beggar with injuries over head was found near pipeline road in Yeshwantpur police station limits.Victim was last seen with another begger who is now a suspect.Identity of Victim and suspect is being ascertained.