Medical examination of a 32-year-old man murdered inside his house in Delhi's Jahangirpuri three days ago has revealed he was stabbed over 100 times.
The deceased, Umesh Kumar Sahu, was a vegetable vendor from Etah, UP.
A few days before his murder, Umesh had gone to Etah with his wife and children, but returned alone on Friday.
He was found dead the same night.
Brutal murder of Delhi man, allegedly by tenant
Uncle found Umesh lying in pool of blood
Umesh had returned to Delhi Friday afternoon. At night, when his uncle went to check on him, he found the gate locked from outside, a relative said.
When he went in, he found Umesh lying face down in a pool of blood and informed police.
Cops found Umesh had received a severe head injury. "There were 15-20 visible stab wounds," DCP Aslam Khan said.
The absconding tenant is the main suspect
The main suspect is the family's tenant, who used to live on the upper floor of the building and is now absconding. The 28-year-old tenant lived with his family, TOI reported. Teams have been formed to look for him.
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