Police have arrested Ashok Trivedi, a resident of Baita village, Mohanpur police Station, West Midnapore, on charges of killing his son appointing contract killers. Kaathi, Junput coast Police took him in custody for five days in Court’s order for investigation.
Police rescued the dead body of Animesh Trivedi(28) from Purushottampur, Kaathi on 6th March. The body had its throat slit and there were several injuries. His elder brother reported murder of his in Junput coast police station. After six months, the two contract killer, Joydev Maiti of East Purushottam and Debdulal Maity of Jhaibon, caught in the trap of police. In the time of interrogation they told the police that Ashok Trivedi gave them 1.30 lakh for killing his son.
He did that apparently because of his son’s wayward lifestyle that made him appear in village panchayats quite a few times and bow down before others who had been wronged by his son in one way or the other.
Sociologist Mr. Abhijit Mitra said that a father’s feelings for his child are missing here. If a child do fault, his father can slap him, can beat him with a stick but murder cannot be the best solution. The person is an absolute criminal.
On 23rd June, city police arrested a retired senior accountant, Naran Vasoya (63) for killing his elder son, Dipesh Vasoya (33) by contract killers in Rajkot, Gujarat. Police also arrested the contract killer, Mansukh Vadoliya and his nephew Ravi (23).