Security guard killed in Vadodara



Vadodara: A security guard posted on duty at a factory here was allegedly murdered by a group of men, police said on Monday.

The victim, I Vankar, was killed after about six men tried to break into the factory for theft, police said adding that the company manufactures wires, police said.

After killing and decamping with material worth Rs 70,000 from the factory, the assailants fled from the spot in a car, which was later recovered from Manjalpur area on the outskirts of the city, police said adding the assailants left the car on spotting the policemen.

A sharp weapon and the looted material was recovered from the car, police said adding that a search has been launched to nab the accused and further investigations were on.

PTI