Surat: The Police arrested two young men from Adajan on Monday for their alleged involvement in the kidnapping of two comedy net series actors during midnight and stabbing one of them over a petty issue.
The Police arrested Vinajay Gohil, 21, and Hitesh Radawa, 20, for kidnapping the complainant, Jigar Seladiya, 18, and Darshak Babariya, 23. They stabbed Jigar in the thigh with a knife after taking the two victims to a slums in Pal of Adajan area.
Jigar and Darshak were standing with their friends Dhrumil and Nikita in Pal of Adajan area on Sunday night. They are actors who act in Gujarati comedy, Jigli-Khajur. It was Jigar’s birthday and they had come to drop Nikita who lived nearby after the celebration was over.
Meanwhile, a motorcyclist hit the scooters of Gohil and Radawa on the road. The motorcycle rider escaped from the spot and the accused suspected that he was a part of Jigar’s group. One of the accused took out a knife and came towards Jigar's group. A terrified Dhrumil escaped with Nikita in a car while Jigar and Darshak ran towards a building.
They ran to the fourth floor but the accused caught up with them. Jigar and Darshak were kidnapped at knifepoint by the accused and was brought to the slums on their scooters. The accused thrashed the victims and stabbed Jigar in the thigh.
The accused returned on their scooters along with the victims to the spot to see if Dhrumil and Nikita had returned. A police officer of Adajan police staion said that a police team had reached the spot and on noticing the police personal, the accused tried to escape but were caught.
The accused were nabbed by a team led by Mr. H M Aahir and the local people. Jigar was admitted to a hospital. Gohil was arrested by Adajan police.Earlier he was arrested in an attempt to murder case 36 months ago.
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