CONSTRUCTION WORKER MURDERED
Chennai: A 42-year-old man was allegedly murdered by his co-workers at an underconstruction building in Mylapore on Saturday night. The deceased was identified as Abraham Lincoln (42) from Villupuram. At around 9.45pm, Lincoln was boozing with two of his co-workers, A Augustine (42) and K Manikandan (35). “When a quarrel erupted between the trio, Augustine and Manikandan attacked Lincoln with wooden logs and stones, murdering him on the spot,” said a police officer. Lincoln’s body was sent to the Royapettah Government hospital for post-mortem. The Mylapore police registered a case and arrested Augustine and Manikandan.