LUDHIANA: A 35-year-old vegetable vendor was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified snatchers in Chander Nagar on Wednesday.
The incident took place around 5.30 am when the victim, Ramu, a native of Uttar Pradesh was on his way to the vegetable market.
Police said that Ramu was stopped by three assailants. The accused demanded cash from him and when Ramu refused to pay, they stabbed him with sharp-edged weapons and fled.
Ramu died on the spot. Station House Officer, Haibowal police station, Mohan Lal said they are scanning through CCTV footage to identify the assaulters.