A 25-year old software professional was stabbed to death near Secunderabad in the early hours of Thursday. The techie was identified as Sanjay Junge, an employee of Sutherland Global Services in Hitec city.
Mahankali police said that Sanjay Jung an employee in Southern Global Services was murdered by stabbing him on the road. Sanjay after completing his night shift reached near Swapnalok complex in an office cab and was supposed to go to Parsigutta where he resides.
The incident occurred at around 4.50 AM near a commercial building gate on S D Road in Secunderabad when four persons, who came in a car, stabbed Sanjay Junge. The victim died on the spot, said V Thirupathi, Assistant Commissioner of Police (Mahankali Division).
“A police patrol vehicle chased the car of the accused while they were fleeing from the spot. However, they managed to escape. The motive (behind the murder) is still not known,” the ACP said.
Police are now verifying what happened with eyewitnesses and looking for CCTV footage for details of the vehicle and the accused. The police patrol team is stated to have arrived soon after the murder but they could not chase down the accused. Thirpathaiah has stated that the motive for the murder is still not known.