Ujjain: An auto- garage owner was brutally beaten in broad daylight near Chamunda Mata square here on Tuesday. Kotwali police have registered an FIR against four accused while the accused are still on the run. Everyone was surprised to see four persons chasing a man and beating him in broad daylight near Chamunda Mata square on Tuesday. The man was thrashed as he had dispute with another auto- garage owner over business competition.
Victim Irshaad who runs a garage near Chamunda Mata square had a dispute with another garage owner Shehzad. As the dispute brewed between the two, Shehzad called his friends Shahid, Guddu and Sanju who thrashed Irshaad. As Irshaad tried to run away for life, the accused chased him and beaten him up brutally. Irshaad was left injured on the road while onlookers were watching everything, but none came forward to help Irshaad. An ambulance rushed Irshaad to district hospital where he is battling for life.
Kotwali police registered an FIR against the accused under Section 323, 294, 506 and 427 of IPC. Police are searching for the accused. Sources informed that Irshaad worked on the garage of Shehzad earlier.
After learning the work, Shehzad opened his own garage at nearby place. Both of them had a quarrel few days back. A complaint was filed in the regard by Mahakal police.