Crime scene
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Two security guards have been found murdered in a school in Delhi on Wednesday. 

The guards were on duty at the Delhi United Christian Senior Secondary School on Raj Niwas Marg in Delhi's Civil Lines. 

The guards, both brothers, were found with their hands and legs tied and their throats slit, according to The Times of India

"It seems that they were attacked on their head with a heavy object, which lead to their death. Their hands and legs were tied using a rope," a police officer told IANS.

DCP Madhur Verma said that it could have been a case of robbery, which resulted in the murder of the two school guards, according to the ANI news agency. 

Authorities are examining the CCTV footage for more details.