Shimla: The city police here was in the state quandary when it got information that a blood-smeared body was laying on a road near Tunnel Number 103 in the morning and another hanging to a tree near Sanjauli Choke this noon.
Police identified the first victim as Nika Ram, a HRTC conductor who had reportedly boarded a Volvo bus to 103 tunnel. According to preliminary police report, the deceased body was found in a pool of blood on the road between 103 and Tutikandi. The body had wounds suggesting that he was attacked, but police investigating the crime are yet to be come to this conclusion.
Meanwhile, ASP Madan Kumar told HimVani over phone that a woman ended her life by hanging herself from a tree in the IGMC road near Sanjouli Choke this noon. Police are yet to asscertain the reason behind the suicide. The deceased was identified as MC worker Rajinder Kaur (36). No suicide note was recovered from the spot of crime.