Missing property dealer found dead in South DelhiJanuary 24th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) The half-burnt body of a missing 48-year-old property dealer was found in R.K. Puram area of south Delhi late Friday, police said Saturday. Bhopender’s body was found in half charred condition in R.K. Puram sector 2 while his Innova car was found in sector 8.
Police sent the body to Safdarjung Hospital for an autopsy.
According to police, Bhopender was missing since Jan 21 when he had gone to attend a party thrown by a friends.
On Jan 22 his mother Amrit Kaur contacted the police in R.K. Puram.
Amrit Kaur had told the police that for some time Bhopender had been receiving threat calls from some unknown miscreants and was asked to pay a huge amount or face dire consequence.
Bhopender ran a property business in Karol Bagh and used to live in sector 10 of R.K. Puram with his wife and mother. He has a son and a daughter, both studying in the US.
“The accused will be arrested soon,” police said.