Brothers Rajesh Mahida, and Nilesh Mahida, along with their accomplice Rambhai allegedly beat their mother's paramour, Bhikha Makwana, 37, mercilessly. He was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Sources say Bhikha was in an illicit relationship with the woman for some years, but her sons Rajesh and Nilesh did not approve and killed him as a result. The victim's brother has lodged a complaint of murder against the three accused in Kana Vadala village of Rajkot district. Meanwhile the woman also filed a complaint of rape against Bhikha and alleged he raped her and threatened to kill her sons. Police also registered a case of rape against the deceased Bhikha Makwana.