The streets of Bapu Dham Colony resembled a battle field after a clash between two groups led to massive stone-pelting. The incident took place around midnight on Wednesday,after Ashu,Sunny and Saajid,all residents of Indra Colony had come meet their friend Chhotu at his house in Bapu Dham Colony.
The four friends accompanied by an unidentified person were reported to be in an inebriated condition and jumped onto their neighbours house from their rooftop. According to police,Rahul and Avinash,who are brothers and resided in the house objected to them entering their house. A heated argument took between the two parties. Chhotu and his accomplice allegedly thrashed the brothers and attacked them with a sharp weapon. They later went back to their house.
Later,a group of people sympathetic to Rahul and Avinash came out on the streets. The group allegedly pelted stones at Chhotus house,who retaliated by throwing bricks and whatever they could find from the roof of their house. Some cars and and bikes parked outside the house were damaged during the incident.
The stone-pelting lasted around two hours and stopped only after eight Police Control Room vehicles were rushed to the spot along with a trauma response vehicle and quick response team.
Once the police arrived,Chhotu and his accomplices were reported to have jumped from the third floor of their house onto a single-storey structure. Ashu,Saajid and Sunny received injuries while landing and hid in Chhotus house.
We arrested the three from Chhotus house but the main accused managed to escape, said Investigating Officer Sub Inspector Brijinder Singh.
All the accused have a criminal background. Police have registered a case against the five accused on charges of voluntarily causing hurt,rioting with a deadly weapon,criminal intimidation and house trespass with intention to hurt,a case in this regard has been registered at the Sector 26 police station.