A real estate broker was shot dead by unidentified persons near Madhapar crossroads on the outskirts of the city Monday evening, with police suspecting it to be fallout of a monetary dispute. Suresh Nathwani (50), a resident of Jivantikanagar of Gandhigram area, was shot at from close range and declared dead on arrival when taken to a hospital.
In her complaint police, Nathwani’s wife Jyotsna named Satish Ahir and Pintu Darbar as accused. She said her husband had borrowed Rs 2 lakh from the two a year ago to clear dues of his housing loan.
However, the family couldn’t repay the moneylenders. The accused, who are absconding, have been booked for murder and under the Arms Act.