Another murder is recorded, this time in Barrackpore. The victim has been identified as 61-year -old Premand Basdeo. The man had reportedly been riding his bicycle along Kanhai Road at around 5:30am on Wednesday when he was killed. Neighbors reported hearing loud voices seemingly engaged in an argument before shots rang out.
The CEPEP employee had been shot in the head.
Hs body was discovered in a pool of blood by residents of the area. Police were subsequently contacted. A motive for the killing is yet to be established.
Investigations are ongoing.
No arrests have been made.