- The man was killed over a photo shared in a family WhatsApp group
- He was killed after an argument with a relative
- The relative was upset with the photo shared in the group
Luv, the father of a nine-month-old, was reportedly beaten to death for accidentally sharing photographs on the group chat, according to the police.
Dinesh, the relative, was upset over the photographs, said Luv's brother Ajay.
"After having dinner, we clicked some pictures and accidentally shared it on WhatsApp. After this, Dinesh invited us home, where he, along with other family members, attacked both of us with iron rods and bricks. Luv died on the spot, while my other brothers are injured and in hospital now," Ajay told news agency ANI.
"We got information that Dinesh, a resident of Shikha Colony, killed Luv, and harmed his brothers also. Luv died due to a head injury. We have registered a complaint, and will soon arrest the culprits," said Narender Kumar, the station in-charge of Civil Lines.
Police sources say Dinesh, the suspect, is missing since the incident.