Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra

In a shocking incident, a 15-year-old boy was allegedly killed when a member of the rival team allegedly thrashed him on his head after a cricket match in Jhalawar.  The tragic incident reportedly took place in Bhawani Mandi town on Tuesday.

As per police sources, a member of the rival team hit the boy on the head with a bat after his side lost the match. The boy was rushed to the nearby medical immediately. However, he succumbed to his head injuries while undergoing treatment at the hospital.

While the victim was reportedly celebrating victory in the cricket match along with his team mates, Meena irked over losing the game lashed an attack with a cricket bat on the former’s head from behind.

A case under Section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been lodged against the accused.

As per reports, the local labourers damaged the bike of the accused following the gruesome incident. He was locked in a room by his family members.

Security has been tightened in the colony following the incident.