Faridabad: The prime accused in the killing of Junaid Khan on board a Mathura-bound train was working as a security guard in Delhi and has confessed to having stabbed Junaid.
The accused, who was on the run since June 22, was arrested on Saturday from Dhule district of Maharashtra.
The killing of 17-year-old Junaid had triggered a nationwide outrage.
The 30-year-old main accused, a resident of district Palwal in Haryana, worked as a private security guard in a firm in Delhi.
A reward of Rs two lakh had also been announced for information on identity of those involved in the killing.
Junaid was stabbed to death when he, along with his brothers, was returning home to Khandawli village after shopping for Eid in Delhi.
His body was dumped close to Asaoti village in Faridabad district.