Ice cream vendor was killed for denying discount of Rs 2

, 11:43 AM IST

Ghaziabad: In a shocking incident, a group of youth living in Ghaziabad beaten an ice cream, Islam, to death just for denying Rs 2 discount on each ice cream.

SHO, Link road police station, Upendra Yadav said ” Accused, Rashid, along with his friends, had gone to ice cream seller Islam and asked him for ‘a discount of two rupees’ on each ice-cream, which he denied. The matter turned serious and a heated argument broke out between Rashid and Islam, who was then badly thrashed by the accused and his friends. Islam was then rushed by the locals to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to the injuries.”
Rashid, has been arrested, while hunt is on for others. An FIR has been registered under section 304 of Indian Penal Code.