Ahmednagar (Maharashtra): Two youths were allegedly
beaten to death in Shirdi, 80 kms from here, police said
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.