On Sunday that an elderly security guard posted at a steel company in Kalmana area of the city was allegedly murdered. He said that the incident took place on Saturday, Police said.
“The deceased, identified as Namdevrao Bawne (69), was sitting on a chair at the company gate when some unknown person came from behind and struck him with an iron rod over his head. He then fainted. And the attackers fled from there. Spot, “said an officer at the Kalamna police station.
Some Morning Walkers later informed the police, he said. Police have interrogated four other security guards posted in the company in this connection and also searched CCTV footage to identify the attackers.
“The motive behind the attack is being ascertained,” police said.