Security guard found murdered at a farmhouse behind ISRO
Bhopal: A 65-year-old
man was found murdered at a farmhouse, where he worked as a security guard,
behind Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Wednesday morning.The scene of crime
suggested he was murdered somewhere else and the body was dumped on the farm to
make it appear murder after a loot bid. The man was murdered with a hard and
Few suspects have been
identified. There was a confusion about which police station it came under. A
case was registered at Ayodhya Nagar police station after intervention of
The man, Phool Singh,
65, who worked as the security guard and lived on a farmhouse belongs to
Bhagwan Singh Rajput, 34, a resident of Narela Shankari close to Minal
Residency in village Khejda of Bhopal district. Rajput said he came to know
about murder of the guard through local residents after which he went there and
informed cops. He said he was not present on farmhouse since Tuesday morning
and had no idea what happened after that.
The almirahs in the farmhouse
were found open. Besides, an axe was placed under the bed where the body was
found. It was probably kept to create confusion, police said.
Dozens of empty liquor
bottles were found at the farmhouse on backside of a land area being developed
for religious discourse by Radha Swami. Members of the Radha Swami sect said
there were liquor parties and blaring of music on Rajput's farmhouse every
The farmhouse owner
reportedly had relations with guard's niece. It could have triggered argument
between security guard and farmhouse owner, police said.
Phool Singh hailed from
Sagar district and was working on the farmhouse for past around six months. His
relatives in village Khejda and family from Sagar reached the spot. They could
not point any reason behind the murder.
Nagar and Chhola Mandir police said the spot does not come under their
jurisdiction, but officials intervened and sorted out the issue.
Cops said a few people
would be interrogated, including farmhouse owner Rajput, an influential farmer
having other business as well. The body was not taken from the spot for autopsy