Mysuru, May 28:- Vijayanagar police have arrested two in connection with the murder of a youth within 24 hours of the incident.
The arrested have been identified as Anil, a resident of Belavadi and Satish of Vidyaranyapuram. Another accused, Mahesh of Koorgalli is absconding.
Anil was working at the service station where the victim Jayarama was also working. Anil had borrowed money from Jayaram. When he was asked repay the money, Anil took offence and planned to kill Jayaram with the help of his friends. Jayarama was hacked to death on Saturday.
Police have intensified search for another accused. City Police Commissioner Dr A Subrahmanyeshwara Rao appreciated the efforts of the police. (MR/KS).