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Four more arrested in Rinku Sharma murder case

Delhi Police on Sunday arrested four more persons who were allegedly involved in the murder of Rinku Sharma in outer Delhi’s Mangolpuri.

A senior police officer said that after examination of witnesses and CCTV footage, a Crime Branch team has arrested four more persons, identified as Deen Mohd, Dilshan, Fayaiz and Faizan for their role in the murder. All of them are residents of the same locality.

With the arrest of five persons in the case earlier, a total of 11 people have been arrested in the case so far, they said.

In a CCTV footage of the attack, the four arrested accused were seen attacking Rinku.

The police said that on February 10, in Mangolpuri, some youths had gathered at a restaurant for a birthday party. During the celebrations, a fight broke out among some of them over shutting down a restaurant. It was an old business rivalry. After the fight, they went home.

Following the incident, later in the night, some of them gathered outside Rinku’s house and another fight took place again during which he sustained stab injuries. Rinku was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, the police said.

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