Four booked for attempt to murder


Sonepat, April 14

The police have registered a case of attempt to murder against four residents of Rohat village on the direction of Nishant Yadav, Sonepat SDM. They have been identified as Virender and his sons Rohit, Mohit and Chintu. They are yet to be arrested.

The accused attacked Mahavir Singh, husband of the village sarpanch, and five others with sticks and knives today and injured them. On the direction of the administration, the team had gone to vacate 1,000 square yards of the village pond under illegal occupation by the accused.

The SDM was to reach the village to supervise the process, but before his arrival, the accused attacked the team and escaped.Te SDM got the injured admitted to hospital and directed the police to record the statement of the victims. — OC