Bhubaneswar: A few days after a security guard of a Kalyan Mandap was shot at by miscreants here, another watchman of a marble company near Pahala on the city outskirts was found dead with his throat slit today.
Sources said unidentified miscreants dragged the on-duty guard and killed him by slitting his throat with sharp weapons today. While the cause behind the murder is yet to be ascertained, police have begun an investigation into the incident.
Meanwhile, angry over the incident, locals staged road blockade demanding arrest of the culprits and compensation for the family members of the deceased.
On March 16, two miscreants had opened fire at Gyanendra Mallick, a security guard of a Kalyan Mandap at Tankapani Road here, leaving him critically injured.