A 38-year-old advocate was found dead under mysterious circumstances inside the premises of Tis Hazari court complex on Friday. The court will not function today in protest.
Court staff found the dead body in the corridor of the building in the morning.
DCP (north) Madhur Verma said preliminary investigation has revealed that the victim was hit by a sharp edged weapon on the back side of his head. The body has been sent for the postmortem and a case of murder has been registered at Sabzi Mandi police station of North Delhi.
Police has started scanning the CCTV camera footage installed inside the court complex.