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Arunachal Pradesh Congress MLA's son beaten to death by Lajpat Nagar shopkeeper with sticks, rods

New Delhi: Nido Tania, a first year student of Lovely Professional University, and son of Arunachal Pradesh MLA Nido Pavitra, was beaten to death by six to seven people led by a shopkeeper in Lajpat
India TV News Desk February 01, 2014 8:36 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi: Nido Tania, a first year student of Lovely Professional University, and son of Arunachal Pradesh MLA Nido Pavitra, was beaten to death by six to seven people led by a shopkeeper in Lajpat Nagar after a quarrel on January 29.

The college student died in AIIMS on Thursday.  His body had more than 40 injury marks. He was beaten  with sticks and rods by the shopkeeper and his associates.

The quarrel began on Wednesday, when the shopkeeper of a sweet shop made fun of the hairstyle of Nido Tania, to which the youth and his friends objected.

The altercation took place at a shop Rajasthan Paneer Bhandar, located at A-83  of Lajpat Nagar. Some racist remarks were made at Nido Tania by the shopkeeper and his friends, after which Nido allegedly broke the glass at the shop.