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Delhi: Man stabbed 50 times for saving boy from Holi hooliganism

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Mar 2, 2018, 9:23 am IST
Updated : Mar 2, 2018, 9:24 am IST

The hooliganism started after Ashish saved a little boy from being beaten up for throwing water balloons at two men.

The footage shows 10 bikes with two men on each rush in one after the other and surround Ashish, who had just stepped out of the gym. (Photo: NDTV screengrab)
 The footage shows 10 bikes with two men on each rush in one after the other and surround Ashish, who had just stepped out of the gym. (Photo: NDTV screengrab)

New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a man in mid-twenties was repeatedly stabbed and beaten with  rods by a gang of bikers in Khanpur area of Delhi on Thursday.

The man, Ashish was attacked when he was on his way back home from the gym.

The attack was caught on CCTV cameras. The footage shows 10 bikes with two men on each rush in one after the other and surround Ashish, who had just stepped out of the gym, according to report in NDTV.

They then stab him repeatedly and beat him with rods. None of the locals came out to help him. Ashish was taken to a hospital after the attackers left, where he is in a serious condition in the critical care unit (ICU). Doctors said that there were over 50 knife wounds in his body.

The hooliganism started after Ashish saved a little boy from being beaten up for throwing water balloons at two men. He was also threatened for intervening, the residents said.

Tags: holi, crime, delhi crimes
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi