A round of allegations and counter-allegations about the murder of 25-year-old man Rinku Sharma continues, there is a lot of discussion about the murder of Rinku.
According to reports Rinku was stabbed to death, allegedly by four men, outside his house in Mangolpuri on Wednesday night.
According to Indian Express, the younger brother of the deceased, Mannu Sharma (19), who is a member of the VHP’s youth wing, however, alleged, ‘We had a dispute with the accused from the last one year.
In August, we organized a small event for the Ram temple. They were angry with it but we ignored them. We have always been good neighbours.
He further said that Mohammed Islam’s wife was pregnant about 1.5 years ago. She was undergoing treatment at a hospital in Rohini, Delhi. His wife’s condition was critical and she was in dire need of blood. Rinku gave blood to the wife of Mohammad Islam not once but twice.
Mannu said that on Wednesday night, Rinku came home and told him to lock all doors. “Before I could do so, a group of men came to our house and thrashed us with lathis. They beat me up and harassed my parents. They then dragged my brother to the road and stabbed him on the back,” he alleged.
However, police say Danish and Rinku got into an argument at a birthday party in their neighborhood on Wednesday night, after which Rinku was killed at around 11 pm. Both Danish and Rinku were invited to the party.
Police says, after the party, when Rinku leaves for his house with his friend, Danish stops him. After this they again got into an argument and Rinku slapped Danish.
Danish, who was with his three friends, grabbed Rinku and stabbed him. The friend also suffered minor injuries while trying to save Rinku. After Rinku’s fall, the four accused ran away.
The Delhi Police has arrested the four accused of killing Rinku Sharma. The killing was carried out late Wednesday night in Mangolpuri area of outer Delhi. Police are still trying to figure out what was the cause of the debate.
The arrested assailants have been identified as Mohammad Islam, Danish Nasruddin, Dilshan and Dilshad Islam, according to social media posts.
According to the complaint, Danish along with Islam, Mehtab and Zahid came to the alley in front of the house around 10.30 pm on Wednesday night. They had weapons and sticks.
Social media reaction
#JusticeForRinkuSharma has been trending on Twitter since morning, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut also shared her reaction on the matter.
She tweeted and wrote, “Feel the pain of this father and think about your children or family members, another Hindu was lynched on another day just to speak Jai Shri Ram.” Using #JusticeForRinkuSharma, he wrote, ‘Sorry we have failed you’.
Arun Govil condemns death of Rinku Sharma, Taking to Twitter, Govil wrote, “I am saddened by the killing of a person for Ram’s work in the country of Ram. The murder of a young man named Rinku in Delhi is absolutely condemnable. The culprits should be punished immediately.”