Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: 17-year-old boy was shot dead in south Delhi’s Neb Sarai area, police said on Monday. Incident took place on Sunday night when the victim Sahil and his friends were sitting on the terrace of a stitching centre in Tigri. Victim received a call and went out to attend it. He was surrounded by a group of persons, one of whom shot him in his stomach and thigh.
Sahil was then rushed to a hospital where he died during treatment. A man, presumed to be a juvenile, has been detained, adding his age was being verified. Suspected that the killing was a fallout of a quarrel between Sahil’s friend and his neighbour. Sahil intervened and threatened to teach the other party a lesson which enraged them and decided to exact revenge.