Crime

Shiba Gouda murder case: Nine including 7 minors arrested in city

Bhubaneswar: Kandagiri police have arrested nine boys, including seven minors, in connection with Shiba Gouda murder case of the Tapobana slum of the city on Saturday, the police said today.The accused were arrested on the basis of the statement of deceased Shiva Gouda's friend Linga Reddy, who was critically injured in the attack, DCP Anup Sahoo said.According to police, Gouda along with his friend Reddy was returning home on a motorcycle when a group of miscreants waylaid them. As they opposed the miscreants, they were thrashed with iron rods.
As a result, Gouda died on the spot while his friend was rescued and was admitted to a private hospital in Khandagiri.During the investigation, it was ascertained that as many as 10 boys were found to be involved in the crime. While police have arrested nine suspects, the other involved in the crime is still at large.

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