Man beaten to death in Gurdaspur

21 October, 2017

Gurdaspur: A 21-year-old man was beaten to death allegedly by four persons at Dina Nagar town here, police said today.

The incident took place on the night of October 18 when the victim and his friend were having a meal in a hotel, they said. The body was found yesterday, police said.

Ravinder Kumar, a resident of Awankha village under Dina Nagar police station, alleged that he along with his friend Munish Kumar were having food when a group of youths came there.

They started beating Munish and took him away in their car to an unidentified place. They then thrashed him before dumping him at Singhowal village, he alleged.

A case under various sections of IPC has been registered against Kuldip Singh Gandhi, Davinder Singh alias Chhotu, Yoda and Bikka, police said.

Meanwhile, the residents blocked the roads and gheraoed the Dina Nagar police station for around five hours against the alleged police inaction in the case.