A person,who was reported to be a sadhu,was killed by his two accomplices late on Monday night. The incident happened at Dera Dudhadhari situated at Mubarakpur village.
Assistant Sub-Inspector Jagrup Singh said the victim,identified as Yogi Thanedari Nath,had been living in the Dera for the past several years.
According to police,on Monday,the victim had a fight with Yogi Bagichi Nath and Yogi Ratan Nath. The three were reported to be in an inebriated state at the time of the incident. The two accused allegedly beat the victim with sticks which resulted in his death. Later,the duo buried the the body in the dera itself without informing anyone.
On Wednesday,a regular visitor to the dera informed the police about the incident. The police arrested Yogi Bagichi Nath. However,the other accused gave the police the slip. A case of murder has been registered.