Indore (Madhya Pradesh): A minor boy was stabbed by a man over a petty issue in the Bhanwarkuan area on Friday. The accused had told the boy to bring a cigarette and attacked him with a knife injuring him critically before fleeing from the scene when the boy was unable to bring the cigarette.
The boy is undergoing treatment in a city hospital and the police are searching for the accused. According to the Bhanwarkuan police station staff, on the complaint of the 17-year-old boy, a case has been registered against the accused named Yogesh of the area.
The boy informed the police that he was going to a grocery shop in the Palda area when the accused met him and told him to bring a cigarette from the shop but when he could not bring the cigarette the accused started abusing him and attacked him with a knife.
The boy received an injury on his head. After the boy fell on the road, the accused managed to flee from there. A case has been registered against the accused under section 307 of the IPC and started a search for him.