HUBLI: The Gokul Road Police of Hubli have arrested a youth on the charge of killing his friend for not helping him in getting a job even after taking money from him.

The police gave the name of the victim as Pratapraj R. Ambalapudi (27), a resident of Gandhiwada in Hubli and a railway employee.

They have given the name of the arrested person as Dinakar alias Diwakar (27), also a resident of Gandhiwada and a friend of Pratapraj.

Police Inspector H.S. Hosamani said that Dinakar had confessed to his crime.

— Staff Correspondent