A man was allegedly butchered in broad daylight on the Patencheru National Highway in Sangareddy district on Friday.
The man was hacked to death on the highway in Rudraram village right in the middle of the heavy traffic on the road.
The entire sequence of events was captured on camera.
The attacker rained several blows on the victim's body before killing him, as a crowd gathered at the scene.
After the crime, the accused absconded on a motorbike with a suspected accomplice.
The deceased has been identified as Mehboob, a resident of Musheerabad. He had been found guilty of a murder in Lakdaram village some five months back.
Those who murdered Mahmood are suspected to be criminals. The police, upon being alerted of the incident, reached the spot and launched an investigation. They are investigating whether there were any existing feuds between the victim and the accused. A case has been registered.