Sangli, Maharashtra, May 23 UNI | 2 months ago

A 24-year-old youth was murdered by his first cousin over a land fued, in Kaka Nagar, on Karnal road of the city, this evening.

According to Rural Police, deceased youth was identified as Santosh Shivappa Tivre, Engineering Student in Bhokhare Institutes.

There was a family feud over three guntha peace of land with his paternal uncle since last few months.

This evening, Santosh was on his way to his home by Karnal road, when his first cousin, who was identified as Tejas Appasaheb Tivre and his unidentified friend attacked him with sticks and axe. The suspects are absconding.

Santosh's brother Raju informed Rural Police and registered a complaint against Tejas and his unknown friend.

Rural police are investigating the case further.

(Posted on 24-05-2014)