A 35-year-old man was murdered at an under construction house in Itaunja on Saturday night. He was partying with his friends and the incident came to light when his family went to the house while searching him.
The deceased was identified as Kadeer Khan aka Guddu of Sheikh Mohalla of the locality.
As per reports, Guddu was partying with his friend Vishal, to whom he got acquainted in a recent past. Around 8 pm on Saturday Vishal called him for the party and after this he left the house.
Deceased’s brother Mohammed Samir Khan told police that both Vishal and Guddu reached an under construction house which was located close to their house. “They enjoyed the party late in the night. We thought Guddu would be resting there and will come back on Sunday morning. He, however, did not come back following which we went to the house and found him lying in pool of blood. He had deep cut wounds at his body, face and throat. The assailants probably used some sharp weapon to attack Guddu,” he told police.
The police said Guddu was lying on a bed and had his throat slit. “There were wounds on his body and it seemed that he was attacked with some sharp edged weapon, one like knife,” the police said. The police added that empty liquor bottles were also recovered from the scene. “It seemed that the victim had verbal spat with those partying at the house on Saturday night. Vishal is absconding and he could reveal the facts related to the incident. He is on radar and the police are searching him,” the police spokesman said.