A 28-year-old Shaheen Bagh youth who was found critically injured (with bullet injuries) at Living Style Mall Taxi Stand on Tuesday died on Wednesday, according to family friends of the youth.
Aleem Khan urf Raju (cousin of RWA Gen sect Abul fazal Enclave Abdul Wahid Khan s/o Fareed Khan) was rushed to Apollo hospital at 10 pm by police for treatment, said Aleem’s cousin Wahid. Doctors tried to recuperate him but failed and declared him dead at 3 am, said Wahid.
It is understood that the probe is on to ascertain the reason behind the murder and a few arrests too have been made, he said.
Aleem was laid to rest at Batla House graveyard after Isha prayer.
The development has left residents shocked as family friends said this could be rivalry between groups in the locality Of late Jamia Nagar, once a peaceful locality, has witnessed several killings with crime on the rise. A few days ago a 61-year-old woman body was found from N-block of Abul Fazal Enclave.
The woman’s family members alleged that she most probably was killed by bad elements in the locality. The probe continues in the incident. A few days ago a youth had died in road accident in Noor Nagar with the driver fleeing from the spot.