Delhi: Class 12 student shot dead by friend for not selling iPhone


New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Not retaining the promise of selling an iPhone regardless of taking money from a friend proved high priced for a 17-year-antique Class 12 student, who become allegedly shot dead through his pal in Delhi’s Batla House area, the police said.

A senior police officer stated that the deceased has been diagnosed as Abdullah, who changed into shot useless on Friday afternoon.

Though first it was said that a mysterious stray bullet had hit the deceased, the police later claimed to have solved the case with the arrest of Abdullah’s pal.

During the path of research, the police learnt that the deceased had taken Rs 72,000 from Khalid for promoting an iPhone to him. The police then took Khalid into custody and interrogated him in connection with the case. During interrogation, he broke down and confessed to the crime.

He advised the police that he gave Rs seventy two,000 to Abdullah to buy an iPhone. But Abdullah did not deliver him the iPhone, nor did he return the cash.

“On Friday, the accused had long past to fulfill Abdullah following which a controversy broke out between the two.

As the argument got heated, Khalid fired at Abdullah and fled from the spot,” the officer stated.