Nagpura temple’s trustee Rawalmal Jain, wife shot dead by son

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Jan 2018 12:01:41


Staff Reporter,


Former journalist and managing trustee of Parshwa Tirth Nagpura, Rawalmal Jain ‘Mani’ and his wife Surja Devi Jain were shot dead by their own son Sandeep Jain at their Ganjpara, Durg, situated residence on early Monday morning. The accused fired six shots and bodies of the elderly couple lying in a pool of blood with gunshot wounds were recovered from ground floor of the two storied house ‘Duggad Sadan’.
The incident shocked the locals and top cops including Durg Range IGP, Dipanshu Kabra and SP, Amresh Mishra rushed to the spot and conducted the further investigations.

The New Year’s morning proved fatal for noted litterateur and social worker Rawalmal Jain’s family while his neighbours at Ganjpara woke up to gunshots assuming the firing to be sound of the firecrackers on the occasion of New Year.
As per sources, the assailant shot the couple dead with a revolver in their house. The septuagenarian, Rawalmal was found dead near the door while his wife Surja’s (65 years) body was recovered from inside the bedroom.

Sources informed that Saurabh, grandson of the deceased couple received a phone call from Surja Devi at 5 am in the morning who informed him about Rawalmal Jain lying unconscious near the door.