A youth was murdered in broad daylight near the Palanganatham bus stand in the city on Thursday. The police said that R. Lakshmanan (30) of the same area was chased by an armed gang and was attacked, receiving multiple injuries at around 9 a.m. He died on the spot. The Subramaniapuram police have picked up his father in-law Murugesan for interrogation.

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