Hyderabad: A man was hacked to death by unidentified men in the early hours of Thursday at BN Reddy Meerpet. The police suspect that the victim was killed due to his illicit affair with a woman.

The deceased Srinivas Goud hailed from Nagarkurnool and had moved to Hyderabad two months back. The reason behind his shifting was an extra-marital-relationship because of which he was threatened in Nagarkurnool, it is learned.

On Wednesday night, while the victim was on his way back home, a Tata Indica car knocked him down from behind. People in the car then chased and stabbed him to death, the police official said.

The clues team had collected the details and a case was filed by police who started probing the matter.

Recently, in a similar incident, In a bizarre murder of rage, a couple in Chennai eloped, and the brothers of the the woman in a fury murdered the man’s sister. Arivaligi (23), the daughter of Manimaram and Arumba of Kandakudi village in Ariyarul district of Tamil Nadu, was married four years ago to Kashinathan, son of Thangaraj hailing from the Kilkanginuru village. The couple now have a daughter Rorishi (3). Kashinathan is currently staying in Kerala. Arivaligi’s elder brother Kannan (27) and Meena daughter of Kashinathan’s elder brother Karuna Nidhi are in love, which was opposed to by Meena’s famliy. Kannan and Meena left their houses to live together.

An enraged Mariyappan(21), elder brother of Meena and Selva Raju(37), another brother of Kashinathan gave a death warning to Arivaligi. Both of them picked up a fight with Arivaligi on the same issue. Arivaligi’s famliy who learned about the incident came down to meet her and were shocked to find her lying dead. Later, they lodged a complaint with the Kilapaguluru police, who have taken Mariyappan and Selva Raju into custody and produced them in the court. Both of them are now in remand.

Also Read: CBI To Probe Pharmacy Student’s Rape, Murder in Vijayawada Hostel

Also Read: Jeedimetla Street fight: Suspected Stalker Killed