HUBBALLI: A former rowdy sheeter stabbed to death in broad daylight in the town police station area limit on Wednesday.
The victim has been identified as Ramesh Bhandage, a resident of Kamaripet. He was rushed to KIMS Hospital, but died on the way.
Bhandage was involved in criminal activities and was named in several cases. He had been collecting information on recent crime cases, which is said to have upset and angered some people. While there is no information on the reason for the fatal assault, some sources have said the stabbing was because of a property fight.
Town police have registered a case and launched the investigation.