A 33-year old PhD scholar from Manipur was found murdered at his house in South Delhi on Wednesday.
Zingran Kengoo studied at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and lived in a rented accommodation in Kotla Mubarakpur area.
Kengoo's body was found by his landlord's son at around 9:30 pm.
Police said that Kengoo's throat had been cut wide open and he was almost beheaded. A knife has been found by the police.
Police suspect that it is likely that someone who knew Kengoo murdered him so brutally.