Hyderabad: An auto-rickshaw driver was murdered by some unidentified assailants on Wednesday night here at Kulsumpura in the city.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Azam (31), a resident of Tappachabutra.
The police said that Azam went with the persons who were known to him near Patel Hotel area. The assailants then attacked the auto-driver after making sure that no one was present in the area.
They hit Azam on the head with boulders resulting in his death. After confirming his death, the assailants ran away. On a receipt of information, the police rushed to the place and shifted the body to Osmania General Hospital morgue.
The police registered a case and looking into the nearby CCTV footage to nab the murderers