Pratapgarh (UP), Mar 27 (PTI) A 52-year-old man was beaten to death by a few unidentified men after he allegedly took sugarcane from their field, police said on Saturday.
Additional Superintendent of Police Surendra Dwivedi said Dhirendra Bahadur Singh's body was found on a road outside Peethapur village.
'Singh had gone to an agriculture field to take sugarcane around 9 when some persons beat him up with sticks, resulting in his death,' he said.
The body has been sent for postmortem, police added. PTI CORR NAV SNE