BHOPAL: A 30-year-old woman was stoned to death by three men on Sunday. Talaiya police have arrested a man in connection with the incident while two of his accomplices are on the run.
Police have declared a reward of Rs 5,000 each on the information of the two accused.
Police said the deceased Bhuri Bai aka Lukko Bai was a rag picker. She used to smoke with a few other rag pickers in Yaadgare-Shahjahani Park.
The accused Rakesh Patel and the deceased was sitting in the park and were smoking at the time when a dispute broke out among them. In a rage, the accused picked a stone and hit Bhuri several times.
The police on being informed sent the body for post-mortem and arrested one of the accused. Sonu Joshi and Bhura are on the run, informed the police.