A 22-year-old man was stabbed to death by three juveniles over Rs.2,500, police said Tuesday.

The accused, two of whom are brothers, have been arrested.

The incident was reported around 10 p.m. Monday in central Delhi's Huaz Quazi area when Puneet, the victim, had gone to one of the accused's house to ask for the money snatched by him Monday morning, a police officer said.

According to the police, Puneet had an altercation with the accused. The altercation turned bitter and the accused called his brother and his friend.

"The accused, who was under the influence of alcohol, attacked Puneet with a knife and stabbed him to death. The other accused also helped him commit the crime," added the official.