The dairy owner whose body was found a week ago here, was strangulated to death as per the post-mortem report.
Six people, including three brothers, have been booked on the complaint of the deceased’s wife.
The victim allegedly had a property dispute with the accused.
Kotwali SHO, Rajendra Singh Pundeer, said, “Body of a man was found in a sugarcane field on December 20.
“The body had several injury marks. The man was identified as Yogesh Kumar. He was missing since December 16.”
Police has registered a case against the accused under relevant sections of the IPC and a hunt was on for the accused.