Kota, Jan 27, 2019: A trivial quarrel over a drainage pit culminated in the murder of two persons at Kota on January 26, Saturday night. The deceased are Kota residents Bharath and Yatish.
One of the deceased Yatish had worked as the personal assistant of Congress candidate Rakesh Malli during the previous assembly elections. Meanwhile, Bharath was an autorickshaw driver by profession.
It is said the duo had tried to settle a dispute regarding a drainage pit near the house of their friend Lohith. Sources said the accomplices of rowdy sheeter Harish Reddy had eliminated the duo in front of the Rajalakshmi Hall at Kota on Saturday night at around 10.30.
Locals who spotted the two lying in a pool of blood, rushed them to the hospital but of no avail.
Kota Police are investigating the case.