“Arrest Kohli” is trending on Twitter after Virat Kohli’s fan murders Rohit Sharma’s fan

Virat Kohli Rohit Sharma
Virat Kohli Rohit Sharma (Image Credits: Twitter)

On Saturday morning, Twitter was abuzz as the hashtag “#Arrest Kohli” is trending on the social media platform after a fan of Virat Kohli murders another fan of Rohit Sharma in a brawl over who is the better cricketer.

The Tamil Nadu Police arrested a 21-year-old man on Thursday. As per the Police, the guy killed his friend after an argument between the two over who is the better player among the former India skipper Virat Kohli and the current India skipper Rohit Sharma.

Virat Kohli’s fan kills Rohit Sharma’s fan after a heated argument

The terrible incident involves cricket fans from Poyyur village in Ariyalur district – the 21-year-old S Dharmaraj, who has been accused of killing 24-year-old P Vignesh.

“Both had consumed liquor. As per the initial investigation, Vignesh was supporting Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) while Dharmaraj was a Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) supporter,” said Keelapalur Police.

“During the course of their debate, Vignesh had allegedly mocked RCB and Virat Kohli. Vignesh had the habit of body shaming Dharmaraj, who was a stammerer. On that day he had made some remarks comparing the RCB team to the speaking difficulty of Dharmaraj. This infuriated Dharmaraj who attacked Vignesh with a bottle and later hit him with a cricket bat on the head. Dharmaraj soon fled the spot,” the officials informed.

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The Police later informed the media that on Tuesday night, Vignesh and Dharmaraj were talking about cricket in an open area near SIDCO Industrial Estate. However, things soon heated up between them over Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. Later, Dharamraj lost his temper and attacked Vignesh with a bottle and cricket bat.

Meanwhile, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are currently in Australia for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2022 set to begin in a few days’ time.

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