Published On : Fri, Jun 26th, 2015

Young property dealer murdered in broad daylight in Mankapur


Nagpur: Another sensational murder committed in broad day light on June 26, 2015 in Mankapur has come to fore. Around 10-15 youths armed with sharp edged swords murdered the property dealer identified as Martin in his office.

According to police sources, the deceased victim is identified as Mohit Martin Peter aged 25 years and a resident of Martin Nagar. His friend Nikhil Shrivastav who was present with the victim at the time of the incident was also injured and said to be critical.

IMG-20150626-WA0085Sources claimed that the victim Mohit Martin Peter has a shop situated under the flyover named Merilyn Building Material Suppliers in Mankapur area. Sources added that apart from supplying building materials, he was also undertaking property dealer’s business.

On Friday June 26, 2015 when the deceased was seated in his office with his friend Nikhil Shrivastav, some 10-15 masked men armed with sharp-edged swords entered his office and started attacking Martin with swords killing him on the spot. His friend Nikhil who tried to intervene and stop the attackers too sustained grievous injuries. After attacking the two, the attackers fled from the scene.

On receipt of information about this incident, Gittikhadan Police personnel reached the spot and after performing the panchanama and other formalities sent the body of Martin to Indira Gandhi Government Medical College and Hospital (IGGMC), while his friend Nikhil is admitted to a private hospital where his condition is reported to be critical.

The Gittikhadan Police has registered a case against unidentified goons and is on the look-out for them.