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Couple found murdered in village near Kurali

punjab Updated: Aug 29, 2016 12:12 IST
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A couple was found murdered near a tubewell in Fatwan village near Kurali on Sunday.

Identified as Pankaj Pandit, 23, and his wife Babli, 21, they were migrants from Uttar Pradesh. They were working on a construction site in the village for the past one month.

The couple went to sleep on the rooftop of a tubewell house on Sunday night.Their employer later found their bodies at the same place in blood.

The tubewell is located in fields just outside the village, where there is no habitation.

The victims were hit on the head with sticks, which were recovered by the police from the site. Police claimed it was not a case of robbery.

A case of murder was registered against unidentified persons in Kurali police station.

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