Wedding guest beaten to death on dance floor over song

MERAbtodWedding guest Manoj of Saharanpur, Meerut, wanted his song choice played by the DJ, but Sachin another guest insisted the current song be allowed to continue. A brawl ensued between the two and Manoj called 3 friends who joined in and started beating up Sachin, and continued till Sachin lay dead on the dance floor.

Police say one of Manoj’s friends brought an iron rod to the fight and struck Sachin’s head with it, resulting in the victim collapsing on the floor. The victim was rushed to hospital unconscious but he was declared dead on arrival.

Police have charged the four assailants with murder. Three of the men including Manoj were arrested while the fourth is absconding. Police are questioning the accused in custody and a search is on for the fourth as investigations continue.