A police head constable was Saturday beaten to death allegedly by a group of people in Rajasthan's Rajsamand district.
Abdul Gani, who was posted at the Bhim Police Station, had gone to Hamela ki Ber village while investigating a case.
"He was returning from the village on his motorcycle when some 4-5 unidentified persons attacked him with sticks," Superintendent of Police Bhuvan Bhushan said.
He was rushed to a hospital in Bhim area where he succumbed to injuries, the officer said.
Postmortem will be conducted on Sunday, he said, adding that efforts were being made to identify those involved.
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