An auto driver was stabbed to death in a dispute near a bar in Trichy.
M. Selvam (39) was driving an auto at Ariyamangalam Bharatiyar Street in Tiruchi. He was staying at his brother Pichamuthu’s house in Uyyakondaan Tirumala.
On Thursday night, when Selvam and others came to a private bar in Palpannai area to drink, the bar was closed. After that he was standing nearby and talking. Then there was a verbal dispute between the Selvam party and another party who was standing there. The dispute then turned into a scuffle.
After stabbing Selva with a knife, they fled from the opposite side. His friends rescued the seriously injured Selva and admitted him to Trichy Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital. However, he died without treatment.
The Gandhi Chandi police station filed a case and conducted an investigation using the footage recorded in the surveillance camera in the area. In this, the scenes of both sides clashing were recorded.
In this Balakarai Geezaputur Vaidyanathan store area was visited. It was revealed that Vijaybabu (25) had stabbed Selva with a knife. After that, the police arrested him.