Raipur: A youth was brutally murdered with a sharp weapon publically in broad daylight in the fish market area of Fingeshwar in Gariyaband district.
An atmosphere of terror created in the whole fish market leaving all the public present to rush their respective homes. As per police sources, the youth attacked was attacked with a fish cutting tool. The young man who was attacked brutally with sharp weapon was bleeding heavily and died on the spot.
The youth has been identified as Sandeep Chandrakar, nephew of former Congress MLA Agni Chandrakar. The police has already started investigation in this case, some people are being interrogated by taking them into custody.
According to information received from local sources, Sandeep was associated with the fish business. On Sunday he had reached the market to talk about the transaction of money with some shopkeepers. He got into an argument with other traders regarding the transaction of money. The youths attacked Sandeep with sticks. Sandeep also beat him. After this, a young man attacked Sandeep's chest and throat with a sharp weapon. A lot of blood splattered on the ground and Sandeep was lying there in a debilitated condition. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead. Police has sent body for post mortem and further investigations are underway, said the police.