A labourer was found murdered in Baghaura village near Mahilpur. He was hit on the head with a brick and his body was found lying in the fields on Sunday. Deceased Gurdev Singh Debi’s family members told the police that he had gone to sleep on Saturday night. On Sunday, his body was found lying in the fields.
Proclaimed offender held
The police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a proclaimed offender involved in drug smuggling. SHO Sarbjit Singh said drug smuggler Ishfaq Mohammad was booked under the NDPS Act. He did not present himself in the court of Sessions Judge Ajaib Singh during hearings and was declared proclaimed offender on February 15.