Thandla :  A minor boy Dinesh son of Basu Wasunia, resident of village Etawa has been killed by another minor by over a minor dispute of bringing water for a bull from a government hand pump. The mishap was occurred at about 12 kilometer away from here on Tuesday, when the deceased Dinesh had gone with his bull and sister in-law to bring drinking water for his bull.

The Kakanwani police informed that when his bull was drinking the water at the hand pump, a local minor boy Mukesh Baria (14), strangulated Dinesh’s neck with bull’s rope and killed him. Body of deceased has been sent to local civil hospital for post mortem.

Police have registered the case against accused Mukesh. Meanwhile, accused is reported absconding from the village. Police are trying to arrest him. According to sources, this is the second such incident in the district; in which over water dispute the boy was killed.

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