The Housing Colony Police recovered the dead body of a man, cut into four pieces, from a canal. The body, packed in a gunny bag, was recovered from a canal near village Noorpur Virkan on Sunday. Identity of the body, appeared to be of a 22-year-old man, could not be established yet. Initially the police suspect that old enmity could be the cause behind the murder.–Staff reporter

Further investigation is underway to ascertain motive behind the murder and identity of the deceased.