Former Maharashtra Under 19 cricketer arrested for murder

Zeenews Sports Bureau

Meerut: Vipin Giri, a former member of the Maharashtra Under 19 cricket squad, along with another man have been arrested for allegedly abducting and murdering a youth Keshav, a resident of Jagriti Vihar area.

According to Superintendent of Police Om Prakash, Vipin Giri, with help from three of his accomplices shot Keshav after they abducted him.

One of the accomplice and the driver have allegedly confessed to have taken Keshav to Bulandshehar district and having shot him. Efforts are still on to recover the body which was thrown in a canal.

A property dispute is being seen as the reason behind the murder.