Charminar: A seven-year-old boy was found murdered and his body abandoned at Rein Bazar in the early hours of Friday. Police suspect the child was murdered by his uncle over a property dispute.
The victim, a Class 2 student who stays with his parents in Moula Ali came to his grandparents to offer prayers at the Bibi- ka- Alawa Ashoorkhana here at Dabeerpura.
Police said, his uncle Jawed, 40, a daily wage labourer allegedly lured him saying he would buy him fruit juice and took him out. He took him behind a graveyard in Dabeerpura and murdered him by smashing his head with a boulder.
The locals found the body and alerted the police. A murder case was booked and is being investigated. The boy’s uncle, Jawed, has been taken into custody by police.