Goregaon hookah parlour brawl leads to stabbing, leaves one dead
Early morning on Sunday, an alleged brawl inside a hookah parlour in Goregaon turned ugly when a 26-year-old salesman was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified persons on the street. The Goregaon police are scrutinising the hookah parlour’s CCTV footage and have registered a case of murder against unidentified persons. The case has also brought to light the fact that the prominent hookah parlour was operational until the wee hours on Sunday.
According to the police, Mayur Panchal, a Jogeshwari resident had visited Royal Smoke The Sheesha Lounge & Pool Parlour in Goregaon West. Panchal, along with his friends, entered into a verbal fight with another group of youths who were allegedly in a drunken state at 4 am. The confrontation and fight went on for an hour when one of the youths stabbed Panchal using a sharp weapon.
“We are checking the hookah parlour’s CCTV footage and we are yet to make arrests in the case. We are taking statements of the people who were present inside the hookah parlour at the time of the incident and a case under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered,” said a Goregaon police officer. “We are also probing if …read more