Hyderabad: A programme officer working with an NGO was allegedly murdered on the outskirts of Kosgi mandal of Mahabubnagar district, police said today.
G Ramu (35), working with the city-based NGO, and a native of Warangal district, was found murdered with his throat slit last evening, they said.
A police official, who is investigating the case, said Ramu was allegedly murdered with a knife by the husband of a woman, with whom he is suspected to have an "illicit relationship."
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The accused has been taken into custody, the police official said.
Among other things, the NGO is working towards improving policy and practice related to rain-fed agriculture. (PTI)