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Mangalore: Man found murdered at Bajpe, robbery suspected

Mangalore: Man found murdered at Bajpe, robbery suspected

Daijiworld Media Network - Mangalore (NM)
Pics: Jockim D'Costa

Mangalore, Feb 14: A man was found battered to death at Bajpe here on Thursday February 14.

The deceased has been identified as Yashwant (34), a resident of Sankalateriya, Mundkur. He was a barber by profession.

Speaking to daijiworld, Bajpe SI Dinakar Shetty said that Yashwant had come to Bajpe for the Mahakali festive procession held at Kinnipadavu on February 14.

Yashwant was found dead in a half-constructed house on Thursday, and it is suspected that he was murdered on the night of Wednesday February 13. His head was smashed with a heavy beam, Dinakar Shetty said.

Police suspect that robbery might have been the motive for the murder, as a gold chain is said to be missing.

A case has been registered in the Bajpe police station.

Comment on this article

  • Harish Baloor, Mangalore/Ireland

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    Ban cattle slaughtering but don't ban Human slaughtering.

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Mangalore/Mapusa/Mumbai

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    All entry points in Mangalore should exhibit "Slaughter capital of India - Enter at your own risk"......

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  • R.Bhandarkar, M'Lore

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    Dear Guys
    Just read in one of the papers that this is a case of 'Gay Abandon'!
    So please reserve your comments
    for that 'Angle' only....!

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  • Amin Bhoja, Patte / Riyadh

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    A barber in profession and people kill just for his gold chain,sometime we say maybe and sometime it may not be!.

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  • Anita Prabhu, Vancouver

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    its high time to abadon wearing gold both women and men. Its just the asian people are wearing gold. Its really look funny with gold ornaments. What is the significance of wearing the gold?

    DisAgree [2] Agree [30] Reply Report Abuse

  • jaya, doha-udupi

    Fri, Feb 15 2013

    wht is going on Managlore... everyday have a crime report..i think Managlore going to make a world record in crime... whre is the Bajarang dala now? why not stop all this crime....

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  • HUMAN, mangalore

    Thu, Feb 14 2013

    value for gold and money...but no value or respect for human long they can enjoy with gold that gold chain...respect others like you robbers..they also wants live in the world like you.and you have no power to kill someone in this Independent country...YOU WILL PUNISHED WHEN U ARE DISABLED...HOT BLOOD NOT LASTING FOR...

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