Transporter brutally murdered in Khursipar

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Feb 2019 11:03:02



Staff Reporter,


ONE Transporter was brutally killed in his house by unidentified assailants in Khursipar, Bhilai on Tuesday.
Police sources informed that the victim was identified as Suraj Singh (28), son of Devender Singh, a resident of Street-2, Khursipar, Bhilai.  M Raju (32), the victim’s friend informed police that since 2 pm on Tuesday, he was  constantly trying to talk to Suraj Singh over the mobile phone, but he was not picking the phone and he learnt about his brutal killing when he reached his house during late night hours and found him laying in a pool of blood.

On information, police team reached the crime scene immediately and took the body into custody after having collected forensic evidences and recording necessary details in the course of spot inspection and launched a massive manhunt to nab the culprit, , but no breakthrough was reported till the last report came in. Police said that Suraj Singh, Proprietor, Sudhir Road Lines, Transport Nagar, Khursipar, Bhilai had owned over 7 four-wheeler including trucks and delivery vans. He was a bachelor and living alone in the residential quarter of BSP. He was hailing from Bihar and had set up the transport business here.

As a part of investigation the police are recording statements of all concerned and working out all minute details to track down the culprit behind the gory crime. Gopal Vaishy, Station House Officer, Khursipar Police Station informed that the spot inspection revealed that Suraj Singh was presumably assaulted with crowbar like object repeatedly by unidentified assailants with the intention of eliminating him. The door of the house was bolted from inside and the victim’s friend learnt about it after he reached home at about 11 pm on Tuesday and peeped through the window. Suraj Singh the young transporter was last seen alive on Tuesday noon when he was on way home after collecting clothes from his washerman.

It was established in the autopsy report that Suraj Singh was assaulted with some hard and blunt object and the heinous offence seemed to be the outcome of arch enmity as the motive was killing the victim and nothing found stolen from the house in the preliminary investigation. The police are interrogating the suspects and the person concerned, but the investigation is still lacking the specific lead.