An elderly man was brutally murdered in Bishunpur police station area of Gumla district. In Mahua Toli village on Thursday night, half a dozen unknown criminals kidnapped 60-year-old Mangaleshwar Bhagat of the village and then murdered him by slitting his throat.
According to the information received regarding the incident, at around 12 o’clock on Thursday night, about half a dozen unknown criminals reached Mahua Toli village. Mangeshwar knocked on the door of Bhagat’s house, when he came out, kidnapped him. The criminal took him to Longa bridge at night where he was murdered. After getting information about the incident, Bishnupur police station in-charge Sadanand Singh, Gumla superintendent of police Dr. Ehtesham Waqarib, campaign SP Gumla SDPO Manish Chandra Lal Bishnupur police station in-charge Sadanand Singh Ghaghra police station in-charge Bishunpur police station’s SI Ghanshyam Ravi Ankur Kumar reached the spot.
After taking panchnama, the body was sent to Gumla Sadar Hospital for post-mortem. At the same time, the wife of the deceased, Mina Devi, has lodged an FIR against unidentified half-a-dozen criminals. In this regard, Bishnupur police station in-charge Sadanand Singh said that prima facie this incident seems to be due to mutual enmity. Police is probing the matter, strict action will be taken against whoever is involved in this incident.
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