8 Updates
Remains of Jatin-Lalit's missing sister found, murder suspected
Photo Credit: PUNIT PARANJPE, Getty Images

Remains of Jatin-Lalit's missing sister found, murder suspected

Jan 29 2013, 11:52am CST | by

Thane, Jan 29 (IANS) 49 days after her disappearance, police in Navi Mumbai have recovered remains suspected to be of Sandhya Singh, the missing sister of music composers Jatin and Lalit Pandit and yesteryear actresses Sulakshna and Vijeta. Her brother Lalit said the remains were identified by some jewellery found with them.

Thane, Jan 29 — 49 days after her disappearance, police in Navi Mumbai have recovered remains suspected to be of Sandhya Singh, the missing sister of music composers Jatin and Lalit Pandit and...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Remains of Jatin-Lalit's missing sister found, murder suspected

Jan 29 2013, 11:52am CST | by

Thane, Jan 29 (IANS) 49 days after her disappearance, police in Navi Mumbai have recovered remains suspected to be of Sandhya Singh, the missing sister of music composers Jatin and Lalit Pandit and yesteryear actresses Sulakshna and Vijeta. Her brother Lalit said the remains were identified by some jewellery found with them.

Thane, Jan 29 — 49 days after her disappearance, police in Navi Mumbai have recovered remains suspected to be of Sandhya Singh, the missing sister of music composers Jatin and Lalit Pandit and yesteryear actresses Sulakshna and Vijeta. Her brother Lalit said the remains were identified by some jewellery found with them.

Sandhya, 50, was missing since Dec 13 from her residence in the NRI Colony at Seawoods Estate here.

Though police are tightlipped about the cause of death, they suspect murder for robbery and the remains have been sent for forensic tests and autopsy.

Sandhya's husband, Indore-based Customs & Central Excise Commissioner Jaiprakash Singh had lodged a missing person complaint with the Nerul police in Navi Mumbai and even announced a reward of Rs.50,000 for any information on her.

The remains were found by a 61-year old British geologist and ornithologist M. J. Oates, while taking part in last Sunday's 9th Mumbai Bird Race. He was looking out for birds in the posh Palm Beach Road when he stumbled across a skull and some bones and informed police.

An official said that when Sandhya left her home Dec 13, she was reportedly carrying jewellery worth around Rs.2.60 million which she planned to deposit in a bank locker.

A friend gave Sandhya a lift to the bank, but she was not heard of since then, the official said.

As time passed, her family continued to hope that she would return safely.

"But that was not meant to be," said Lalit."

Our sister went missing on December 13.She never returned. As the days turned into more than a month, we lost hope. Now her body was recovered from a secluded area near on Palm Beach Road near the Delhi Public school."

"We only knew it was her because of the mangalsutra and the rudraksha and also a cap in her tooth. Otherwise there was no way we could tell whose body parts they were...What our sister must have gone through before she was killed so brutally....

"I wouldn't wish this kind of a gruesome tragedy on any family.We can't begin to describe what we're going through. What harm had our sister done to anyone? If they wanted to rob her of her jewellery why kill her so brutally? What do we tell our sister's children about what happened to their mother?" he added.

IANS

Source: IANS

 
Update
8

2 days ago

Rickshaw wreck! Frightening moment an overloaded three-wheeler flips over at speed in the middle of the road, sending passengers crashing to the ground

Sep 15 2014 12:46pm CDT | Source: Daily Mail

A rickshaw carrying adults and children flips over dangerously after it loses control during a religious festival in Ganpati Visarjan in Mumbai.  ...
Source: Daily Mail  Full article at: Daily Mail
 

 
Update
7

1 week ago

Man granted divorce because his wife wanted TOO MUCH sex

Sep 5 2014 10:21am CDT | Source: Daily Mail

The man told the the family court in Mumbai that his wife had harassed him for sex non-stop since they married ...
Source: Daily Mail  Full article at: Daily Mail
 

 
Update
6

3 weeks ago

Jewish Center Targeted During 2008 Mumbai Attacks Reopens

Aug 26 2014 11:49am CDT | Source: New Hampshire Public Radio

Rabbis from across Asia attended Tuesday's ceremony to mark the reopening of the Jewish center in Mumbai, India, that was one of the scenes of the bloody attacks on the city in November 2008.The Nov. 26, 2008, attack on India's commercial capital killed more than 160 people, including six people at Nariman House, the Chabad center in historic south Mumbai. Among those killed at the Jewish center were ...
Source: New Hampshire Public Radio   Full article at: New Hampshire Public Radio
 

 
Update
5

4 weeks ago

India Property Market Will 'Pick Up'

Aug 15 2014 7:06am CDT | Source: WSB Radio

Donald Trump explains why he is so keen on investment in India as he launches a golden Trump Tower in Mumb ...
Source: WSB Radio   Full article at: WSB Radio
 

 
Update
4

7 weeks ago

Indian teen has 232 "teeth" removed

Jul 25 2014 12:33am CDT | Source: CNN World Music

Hundreds of pearly-whites taken out during six-hour operation in Mumbai. Want t ...
Source: CNN World Music   Full article at: CNN World Music
 

 
Update
2

7 weeks ago

Surgeons remove 232 'TEETH' from Indian teenager's mouth

Jul 24 2014 5:58am CDT | Source: Daily Mail

Ashik Gavai, 17, from Mumbai, was suffering from a condition known as complex odontoma, where haphazardly arranged tooth-like growths f ...
Source: Daily Mail  Full article at: Daily Mail
 

 
Update
1

1 year ago

Winners Announced in Mumbai Urban Design Competition

Jan 18 2013 3:00am CST | Source: Architectural Record

The BMW Guggenheim Lab hosted a competition to redesign one of the city's most conges ...
Source: Architectural Record   Full article at: Architectural Record
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Kylie Jenner wants to become a singer
Los Angeles, Sep 18 (IANS) Reality TV star Kylie Jenner reportedly wants to become a singer because she has "realised that she can't compete with" her older sister Kendall when it comes to modelling.
 
 
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger to split?
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger to split?
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger's marriage is allegedly on the rocks, and the Nickelback frontman has reportedly been telling people they are preparing to file for divorce.
 
 
Benji Madden wants to be a father
Benji Madden wants to be a father
Benji Madden says he can't wait to have children, even though his girlfriend Cameron Diaz recently admitted she has never been drawn to motherhood.
 
 
George Clooney's future in-laws paying for wedding
George Clooney's future in-laws paying for wedding
George Clooney's fiancée Amal Alamuddin's family are paying for their upcoming wedding in Venice, Italy, as they are very traditional.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Kylie Jenner wants to become a singer
Los Angeles, Sep 18 (IANS) Reality TV star Kylie Jenner reportedly wants to become a singer because she has "realised that she can't compete with" her older sister Kendall when it comes to modelling. The "Keeping Up...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
EU to help Croatia fight cybercrime
Zagreb, Sep 18 (IANS) The European Union (EU) will finance Croatia 700,000 euros ($904,715) for training police to fight against cybercrime, Croatia's interior ministry said Wednesday. The project is intended to...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Turkey supports Macedonia's bid to join NATO
Ankara, Sep 18 (IANS) Turkey will continue to support Macedonia's aspiration to join NATO and the European Union (EU), Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday. "Turkey supports Macedonia for NATO...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
East African countries vow to preven Ebola
Nairobi, Sep 18 (IANS) Ministers of health, transport and immigration from five eastern African countries Wednesday vowed to strengthen measures that would prevent spread of Ebola virus in the region. The ministers...
Read more on Business Balla
 
World Bank warns Ebola's economic impact in West Africa
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) The Ebola virus that has become rampant in West Africa will enormously hurt fragile economic growth of the three hard-hit nations of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone if it goes unchecked, the...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger to split?
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger's marriage is allegedly on the rocks. The 29-year-old singer and the 39-year-old Nickelback frontman, who tied the knot at Château de La Napoule in the South of France 14-months ago, are...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Benji Madden wants to be a father
Benji Madden wants to have children. The 35-year-old rocker, who has been dating Cameron Diaz since April, admits he is eager to become a father in the future. The Good Charlotte star told Details magazine that a family...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
George Clooney's future in-laws paying for wedding
George Clooney's fiancée's family are paying for their upcoming wedding. The 53-year-old actor, who has an estimated fortune of $180 million, reportedly isn't footing the bill for his lavish nuptials in Venice, Italy...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kendra Wilkinson has reconciled with Hank Basket
Kendra Wilkinson has let Hank Baskett move back into their Los Angeles mansion. The 'Kendra On Top' star, who previously admitted she felt like she ''was getting shot'' when she heard rumors her husband had cheated on...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
No ground troops against IS : Obama
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) President Barack Obama Wednesday reiterated that the US will not use ground troops against Iraq to fight against the Islamic State (IS). "I will not commit you, and the rest of our Armed...
Read more on Politics Balla