Mumbai man dies after drunk brother hits him on his private parts with a cricket bat

Mumbai city news: The man, according to the police, was drunk when he killed his brother in Dadar.

mumbai Updated: Jul 03, 2017 10:06 IST
Pratik Salunke
Pratik Salunke
Hindustan Times
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The incident occurred at around 9.30 pm at room no 50 in BDD chawl located on Dahiwalkar Buva Marg at Naingaon. (HT File Photo)

A 27-year-old man died after his brother hit him on his private parts at 9.30 pm in Dadar on Saturday. The accused, Ajay Pravin Makwana, was arrested the next day.

The incident occurred room no 50 in BDD chawl in Dahiwalkar Buva Marg at Naingaon, where the siblings lived with their mother Madhubai, 75.

Ajay and his brother Mukesh fought frequently, said Dattatray Patil, senior inspector, Bhoiwada police station.

On Saturday night, Ajay consumed alcohol and gave Rs1,000 to Madhubai. Mukesh taunted her and warned her against accepting it. “Mukesh told her she should not take money from Ajay as he would provide for her,” said Patil. This led to a quarrel between the brothers, said Patil.

In a fit of rage, Ajay hit Mukesh on his private parts with a cricket bat. He taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead. Ajay fled, but was caught by a team of crime branch early on Sunday. He was remanded to police custody till July 7 and booked under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code.


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