Property dealer stabbed to death

New Delhi: A middle aged property dealer in south east Delhi’s Lajpat Nagar was stabbed to death by two unidentified persons at a shop near his house, police said today.

The victim Manish Chhabra, 39, who worked as a property dealer had gone to fetch cigarettes from a local shop near his house in Lajpat Nagar last night when he was stabbed to death by two unidentified attackers, said a senior police officer.

Locals informed the police who reached the spot and made preliminary enquiries and took possession of the body and sent it for autopsy.

A case of murder has been registered at Lajpat Nagar police station and investigation has been launched to nab the killers. All angles including personal enmity and property related disputes are being covered in the investigation, said the officer.