New Delhi: As per the information shared by the Delhi police, three persons were taken into custody for stabbing a man to death with a trident and knives in a temple.
Permal, a resident of south Delhi’s Dakshinpuri area went to the temple with his wife and was attacked by the group people at around 10 p.m.
The accused identified as R. Sriniwas, R. Shekhar and R. Nateshan have been arrested from their hideouts during late night raids, while one of their associates is still at large, police said.
“Permal, 30, visited the temple with his wife. Some of his friends, who were also inside the temple, got into a brawl over personal animosity with the accused men,” Deputy Commissioner of Police Romil Baaniya said.
“When Permal intervened, Sriniwas, Shekhar, Nateshan and another associate attacked and stabbed him with a trident and knives over a dozen of times until he collapsed. His wife raised the alarm with the local residents and the police,” he added.