Police has been looking for the two-time Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar as he was the main suspect in a murder case. On Sunday morning, he was arrested in Delhi. Police arrested Sushil’s associates, Ajay Kumar too.
The arrest is in connection with the brawl that took place in Chhatrasal Stadium and this incident led to the death of a young wrestler, Sagar Rana.
This 23-year-old wrester died and his friends got severely injured after being in a fight with other wrestlers which included Sushil Kumar. This incident took place at night on May 4.
Since the case has been filed, Police has been trying to find Sushil kumar and the 37-year-old wrestler had been on a run since then. In the FiR registered, he was accused of murder, abduction and criminal conspiracy.
Last week, a non-bailable warrant was issued against Sushil Kumar and six others. The Delhi police has also announced a reward of Rs 1 Lakh to anyone giving information that could lead to his arrest and a reward of 50,000 INR was put on his associate Ajay.
Police arrested them on Sunday as two of them were on their way to meet someone on a scooter.