The Goregaon police on Wednesday arrested a spot boy for allegedly murdering his friend. The incident occurred on Tuesday night, police said.
The suspect Achelal Bharadwaj, 33, and the deceased, Dinesh Gori, 20, were employed as spot boys at Filmistan studio in Goregaon (West). While Bharadwaj resides in a shanty located outside the studio, Gori lived with his family at Jawahar Nagar.
On Tuesday night, Bharadwaj was attacked by Gori and his outside his home. They had been consuming alcohol, the police said.
Bharadwaj went inside his house and returned with a knife. He stabbed Gori twice in the abdomen. “Gori was first taken to Siddharth Hospital and then Cooper Hospital. He died in the operation theatre, ” said Surendra Paithankar, senior inspector, Goregaon police station.