The police have booked the unidentified murderer under Sections 302 and 201 of the IPC. Deputy commissioner of police (zone 4) Pankaj Deshmukh said the deceased was a “research fellow” at NCL.
A 30-YEAR-old man, who was a “research fellow” at National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) in Pashan, Pune City, was found murdered on Saturday evening.
He was residing at Sutarwadi in the Pashan area. The police found his dead body lying in a pool of blood at Sus Khind in Pashan Tekdi around 8.30 pm. Pandit’s identity was ascertained from the documents found in his wallet. His family member, Sandip Pandit (34), a resident of Sutarwadi, has lodged an FIR in the case at the Chaturshringi police station.