A man from South Kashmir was killed in a bus entering Ahmedabad city, the Gujarat police said.
Identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Khanday of Hugam-Srigufwara village in south Kashmir’s Islamabad, the family said that a few days ago he had left for Ahmadabad on a business trip. “He was walnut trader and has been murdered,” said a family member.
While talking to The Kashmir Walla, the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime Branch) Ahmedabad, Deepan Bhadran confirmed that Khanday was found dead in the back seat of a bus two days ago. “The victim’s body was found on the back seat of a bus that was travelling into the city. We have found that the cause of death was strangulation,” said Bhadran.
The police have registered a case in the matter.
The news of his death was conveyed by police to the family on Monday evening. A police team along with the family members is flying to Ahmedabad today to get back the body.