Kharka Singh (27), who was attacked by four people on Friday night in Budhlada, succumbed to his injuries on Saturday. According to Budhlada SHO Rajendra Pal Singh, the victim was attacked on Friday by Harmesh Singh.
"Harmesh Singh (27), along with his father Lal Singh (62), his uncle Bhura Singh (65) and brother Makhan Singh (30), beat up Kharka Singh in their house.
Kharka Singh's brother and uncle rescued him and later admitted him to the hospital on Friday night.
Later, he was referred to a hospital in Patiala where he died on Saturday morning."An FIR has been filed against the accused under Section 302 and 342 of the IPC.
Police said Kharka Singh was allegedly in an illicit relationship with the wife of one of the accused, Harmesh Singh.
"All the four accused were also found to be injured. Two of them have been discharged from the hospital while the rest of them are still under treatment," said Rajendra Pal Singh.