"Student protesters came out carrying posters and shouting slogans demanding arrest of the main accused responsible for the murder of the fellow student", a police official said.
A man in a brown leather jacket, who is the owner of the restaurant, is seen in the video pushing and shoving the attackers to stop them, but fails. The man slipped into a coma and died at a hospital this morning.
The prime accused was identified as Vijay Shankar Singh who is posted as a Train Ticket Examiner (TTE) with the Indian Railways, Kulhari said, adding that the accused is still at large. Call it police negligence or no fear of the law, the inhumane acts committed by people scar us even more with the sheer brutality of it.
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In the mobile phone clip that records the last few moments of Dilip's life, he is lying on the steps of the restaurant.
Two policemen have been suspended for not responding though their patrol vehicle was just about 100 metres from the restaurant. "After dinner, we were sitting on the stairs that lead to the restaurant". "The situation was brought under control immediately". The men, who captured the crime, are heard saying in the video, "The police will turn up only after he is dead". An FIR has been registered by the police and special teams have been formed by the police to arrest the all accused, said Sukriti Madhav, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Allahabad. Vijay Shankar Singh and his friends were going inside when he bumped against Dilip.
The incident took place on Friday night when Dileep had gone to a restaurant in Katra Bazaar for dinner with three friends. Dilip's friend is seen picking up a chair and attacking Singh following which a huge brawl erupts.