Guwahati: Man murdered in Maligaon, CCTV captures suspect


Guwahati: In yet another gruesome incident in Guwahati, a man was found murdered on Friday night amid Diwali celebrations at a commercial complex of Maligaon in Guwahati. The spine-chilling murder was captured on CCTV.

According to reports, the deceased person identified as Tarun Deka was working as a security guard of Maligaon Bazar was beaten to death with a piece of wood by an unidentified person.

In the CCTV footage, a man is seen pushing Deka into a shop and beating him up with a wooden stick.

According to the footage retrieved by Jalukbari police officials, Deka and another man were seen drunk. They were walking towards Bipul Complex and one of the men was holding a wooden bat. Moments later, the man holding the wooden bat was seen pushing Deka into the entrance of the complex.

Meanwhile, visuals of one of the suspects were visible on the CCTV footage of the Bipul Complex. He was sporting a black t-shirt and a pair of jeans.

On Saturday morning, the locals informed Deka’s family about his death, and alongside the body, a wooden bat covered in blood was found.

As per the family, Deka was working as a watch guard in the complex for a year now and he had left for his work shift after 10 p.m.

Following the incident, the Jalukbari police have launched an investigation into the case.