Two Men Arrested Over Death of Man at Party Hosted by YouTuber Friend

Noida, Feb 1, 2024: Police have arrested two men on Wednesday in connection with the death of a 24-year-old man who allegedly died after being punched in the head by the duo during a party organized by their mutual friend, a YouTuber, in Greater Noida.

The accused, both around 25 years old, were intoxicated when an argument broke out between them and the deceased, according to the police.

The incident occurred on the night of January 28 during a celebration for YouTuber Manish Singh‘s milestone on the streaming platform. Deepak Singh was assaulted by the accused during the party, as reported by the police.

“Based on a complaint filed by Manish’s father, an FIR was registered at the local Dankaur police station. Subsequently, both accused, Yogendra and Vijay, were taken into custody for questioning and were later arrested on Wednesday,” said a police spokesperson.

The incident took place in Mohammadpur Gurjar, where Deepak had attended a party hosted by Manish, according to Additional DCP (Greater Noida) Ashok Kumar Sharma.

An argument broke out among some party attendees, many of whom were heavily intoxicated, and Deepak was punched in the head and assaulted before leaving for home, Sharma explained.

Later that night, Deepak’s health deteriorated, and he was taken to a hospital where he passed away on January 29 due to a blood clot in his head, as stated by the police.

The accused have been charged under IPC sections 147, 149 (related to rioting), 323 (assault), and 304 (causing death by negligence), added the police.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *