[AI] Blind couple found murdered, tenant missing

SC Vashishth subhashvashishth at gmail.com
Wed Aug 11 00:39:10 EDT 2010

This is shocking for independent living couples with disabilities!

On 11 August 2010 07:30, Vikas Kapoor <dl.vikas at gmail.com> wrote:

> Blind couple found murdered, tenant missing
> SR | New Delhi
> A blind couple was strangled to death in their double-storey residence in
> Vivek Vihar area of East district on Tuesday.
> Cash and jewellery worth of lakhs of rupees are missing from the spot. The
> prime suspect, tenant of the deceased, is absconding. Police said the tenant
> was not verified.
> A senior police official said, "We received a call from neighbours on
> Tuesday morning. The deceased have been identified as Rajendra Verma (52)
> and Shobha Verma (50). Rajendra Verma had opted for a voluntary retirement
> from JNU. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem."
> Additional DCP (East) DK Gupta said, "Prima facie, it seems to be a case of
> loot. The key suspect in the case are deceased's tenant and his associate,
> who are absconding from the scene after the incident. Both are natives of
> Uttar Pradesh. Teams have been formed and investigation is on to nab the
> culprits."
> The couple stayed in house number 137, Janta flat of Vivek Vihar while
> their tenant stayed on the first floor. They had been living there since
> July 17 this year. The tenants were introduced to the couple by Sushma, a
> neighbour of the deceased.
> The deceased had three daughters identified as Hema (19), Leena (20) and
> Neena (22). All three are blind and married. "On Tuesday morning, I made a
> call to my parents. Despite several attempts when no answer was received, I
> made a call to Satya Devi, a neighbour of my parents. I told her to convey
> my message to my parents. When Satya Devi reached my parent's residence, she
> found their bodies and raised an alarm. Police was informed," said Hema.
> One of the suspects identified as Ashwini, who works at a call centre in
> Noida, was spotted by residents around 1 am smoking but was not seen after
> that.
> An amount of `50,000 and some jewellery was found missing from the house,
> they said.
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Subhash Chandra Vashishth
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