Mahesh, 35, was drinking coffee at a Cafe Coffee Day outlet in Vijayanagar around 7 pm, when four armed men barged into the shop and attacked him. His friend Rakshith also suffered injuries.
The police said Mahesh had several cases pending against him in various courts and initial investigations indicated that the murder was a fallout of personal enmity.
No arrest has been made in the case so far.
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