Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Dec 19:
In a major breakthrough, a special police squad, after one month of intensive search has arrested the main accused, Kishore Behera, in the sensational Sailshree Vihar doctor couple murder case in Bhubaneswar Odisha.
The arraigned Kishore Behera, was arrested today from a dhaba in Gopalpur in Berhampur district by a special squad from Bhubaneswar Commissionerate of Police, according to police sources.
Three more persons, two men and a woman have also been detained and are being interrogated for further information, according to police sources.
Kishore Behera, a native of Ganjam district, is being interrogated by the special police team. Police expect to get important information regarding the crime and the other partners absconding in the crime.
According to police around seven people were involved in the crime. Behera is being interrogated by the police, who are trying to ascertain the details of the crime.
The murder mystery of a retired doctor couple on November 15th in the Odisha capital had shocked the public.
Dr Prafulla Chandra Mishra and his wife, Dr Sushama Mishra were found murdered in their residence at VIM 608 in Sailashree Vihar under Chandrasekharpur police station limits.
The former domestic help, her husband and two other accomplices were suspected to have committed the crime with an intention of robbery, a source said on conditions of anonymity.
Preliminary estimate reveals that the robbers decamped with around Rs 30, 000 cash, 50 gm gold and a mobile phone, among other things.