A group of armed assailants stormed the location in Achyutapur village on bikes and beheaded the victim with a sharp weapon.
Balasore, Aug 29: In a gory incident, unidentified miscreants murdered a builder by beheading him near Remuna golei of Balgopalpur area in Balasore district on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Ramesh Behera, a resident of the same locality.
As per the report, Behera visited a plot in Achyutapur village in the morning for inspection when the attack took place. A group of armed assailants stormed the location on bikes and beheaded the victim with a sharp weapon.
Some local residents came across the body in a pool of blood later and intimated the local police.
Police recovered the body for post-mortem after carrying out the preliminary investigation by reaching the spot.
While the motive of the miscreants behind the murder is not known, a business rivalry is being suspected for the same.