Munger, Oct 8 : Unidentified criminals killed a prominent businessman by slitting open his throat in Sadipur locality under Kotwali police station area in the district late last night.
Police said here today that the body of businessman Gaurav Kumar Sah was recovered from a garage close to his house with his throat cut wide open. Sources said liquor bottles and snacks were recovered from the spot as police suspected that outlaws first forced the businessman to drink excess liquor to make him semi-conscious and later killed him.
Police said the businessman told his mother before leaving house that he was going to visit Durga Puja pandals with friends in his car.
On the other hand, family members of the deceased claimed that his friends killed him. The body had been sent to Munger Sadar Hospital for autopsy. Further investigation was on, sources added. (UNI)