Nagpur: In a strange occurrence, the dead body of an Advocate who was missing for the past two days was found in the court premises on November 29, 2015.
According to sources, the deceased Advocate is identified as Advocate Shrikant Khandalkar who was working with the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court.
The body was found in a mysterious manner lying upside down. His pant was found opened. While some sources claimed that it could have been a suicide committed by the Advocate by jumping from the top of the District Court Building, many others have different versions. The body was found in the rear protion of the Court Building where parking of two-wheelers of Advocates are usually done.
Sources also claimed that the deceased Advocate was famous for filling Public Interest Litigations (PIL) against many governmental and other companies. This death could have been a fall out of some PIL that he had filed.
The deceased Advocate Shrikant Khandalkar is said to have been missing and a missing persons report was filed by his family members in Sitabuldi Police Station.
Till the time of filing the investigations into the mysterious death of Advocate Shrikant Khandalkar.
While speaking to Nagpur Today, the President of Nagpur District Bar Association (DBA) Prakash Jaiswal expressed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and has expressed his hope that the Police investigate into the suicide and solve the case at the earliest.