LAHORE - A 45-year-old man was found dead in his bedroom in the Shadbagh police precincts on Friday. The body was moved to morgue for autopsy.

Police identified the deceased as Muhammad Siddique, a resident of Madina Colony. The man, who married twice, was residing alone in a house on rent for the last several years.

 “The victim was stabbed repeatedly with a sharp-edge weapon, ” a policeman said, adding that investigation was underway. A murder case was also registered against unknown killers on the complaint of a relative of the victim.

Separately, an old man was found dead alongside a road in the limits of Ghalib Market police.

The deceased was identified as 80-year-old Muhammad Yousaf. The police shifted the body to morgue and were investigating the death.