Karnal, July 4 -- A cement trader was allegedly murdered by unidentified miscreants on Kaithal road in Kurukshetra on Tuesday evening. The deceased has been identified as Sandeep Garg, 35, a resident of Dhand village of Kaithal district.The incident took place around 6pm when the deceased and his friend Rahul were returning to Dhand in his Hyundai car from Kurukshetra and the accused chased them in their car.

They stopped their car and opened fire at them. Sandeep sustained three bullet injuries and later they also attacked him with a sharp-edged weapon. However, Rahul escaped unhurt and he informed the police. Kurukshetra police have booked 13 people for murder including Gurmit Singh, Praveen, Rahul, Kala, Amarjit and others.

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