A youth was murdered by an armed gang at Tharuvai near here on Tuesday night. Police said D. David Muthusamy alias Raja (25) of Harikesavanallur was murdered by a four-member gang at Tharuvai. During investigation, the police found that David, allegedly involved in the murder of one Gajendran, was hacked to death by the relatives of Gajendran. The Munneerpallam police have detained two youths and are on the lookout for two more.

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