Youths murdered in Shirdi
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Last Updated: Thursday, June 16, 2011, 13:52
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra): Two youths were allegedly beaten to death in Shirdi, 80 kms from here, police said on Thursday.

The incident took place on Nagar Shirdi road late last night when members of the Papya Shaikh gang assaulted the youths using steel and wooden rods, they said.

The deceased identified as Rachit Sudesh Patani (22) and Pravin Vilas Gondkar (25) were called in for a truce by the gang yesterday following old enmity, district police chief Krishna Prakash told agency.

But the gang members roughed up the duo and threw them on Pimpalwadi street disrobed, the official said.

One person has been arrested and searches are on to nab eight others involved in the murders, he added.


First Published: Thursday, June 16, 2011, 13:52

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