KASAULI: A Manimajra youth was murdered at Garkhal near Kasauli late last night. The accused Tajinder Singh alias Raman who was a cook in nearby famous residential school has been arrested by police today. Narinder Kumar the deceased who hailed from Bhaisa Tibba near Mansa Devi Complex, Manimajra had come along with his three friends to pay obeisance at Baba Balak Nath Temple at Garkhal on bikes
Narinder along with his friends, Ashok Kumar, Anil Kumar and Dhaminder was on the way to temple at around 11.15 pm. On temple gate they were come into quarrel with Raman who was coming back form his duty from school. Raman had allegedly accused the youth for creating nuisance at place. This led to a verbal spat between then that soon turned physical. Raman had allegedly kicked Narinder on his belly. On seeing the situation getting out of control, Narinder friends intervened and settled the matter amicably.
They again set to climb temple stairs but Narinder fell mid way complaining severe stomach pain. After few minutes he succumbed to his injuries. The police was informed. Mr. Padam Singh, DSP Headquarter and Mr. Deep Ram Thakur, SHO, Kasauli rushed to spot.
The body was sent for postmortem examination at community health center, Dharampur. Raman hailed from Garkhal.