A 30-year-old employee of Sharman Sweet Shop in Ghumar Mandi was stabbed to death on Saturday.
Mahinder Singh was stabbed at his home in Maharaja Nagar by some unidentified accused. The police investigation revealed that the victim consumed liquor with his friends before the incident. The police are suspecting a scuffle as the reason for the murder.
The victim’s landlord noticed the body and informed the police.
The body was handed over to the family and the post-mortem report stated that the victim was stabbed to death with sharp-edged weapons.
Station House Officer Surinder Kumar from Punjab Agricultural University police station said the investigation was on but the accused and the exact cause of the murder were yet to be identified.