Prakash Kashani, the victim, was found dead in his flat with his head smashed by a piece of wood this morning.
Kashani lived with his family elsewhere in the town, but last night he was sleeping in his another flat, his wife told police.
Police registered a case of murder under section 302, said inspector V C Dolas. Further probe is on.
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