Thane, Apr 11 UNI | 4 months ago

A 33-year-old man from Badlapur township of the district was brutally killed by unknown persons, police said today. The victim was identified as Ramanand Sita Yadav, a resident of Saidham Apartments at Samarth Chowk locality of the township.

The incident cam to light this afternoon when his brother Ramdyan tried to call him on his mobile but he could not get him through. So he went to his house to meet him. When he reached the house, he found his brother lying in a pool of blood with multiple stab wounds on his person and in a pool of blood and the body was totally naked.

The body has been sent to the Ulhasnagar central hospital for postmortem, police said and informed that an offence under section 302 of the Indian Penal Code had been registerd against the unknown killers. At the time of the killing, his wife and two children were away and he was alone at home.

The motive behind the murder was yet to be ascertained, police said and added that a manhunt has been launched for the killers.

(Posted on 12-04-2014)