The most recent development in the murder case of national champion wrestler Sagar Dhankar, a Delhi court on Wednesday filed charges of murder, attempted murder, rioting, unlawful assembly, and other sections, including criminal conspiracy, against Olympian Sushil Kumar and 17 other people.
The court has also framed charges against two absconding accused.
The mystery was only made more complex by Sushil Kumar’s participation, who had left the scene after the incident.
In a property dispute at Delhi’s Chhatrasal Stadium, Dhankar and four other junior wrestlers were allegedly attacked by Kumar and 17 other people.
Five victims had to be taken to a hospital for treatment due to the seriousness of the injuries, where Sagar passed away.