63-year-old Teacher Hacked To Death In Prayagraj, Wife Critically Wounded
Prayagraj, August 2 (TNA) An elderly man was hacked to death and his wife critically wounded in a attack that has sent shockwaves in Prayagraj. The crime took place at a house in Judapur Dadu village of Soraon police station area of Gangapar.
The miscreants who entered the house attacked the old couple with sharp-edged weapons in the middle of the night. The deceased has been identified as 63-year-old Prem Prakash Mishra and his injured wife as Neerja Mishra.
On Tuesday morning, Amrish Mishra, Prem Prakash Mishra of the neighborhood came to pluck flower next to the victim’s house for worship and saw that the window of the house ajar. When they peeped inside, much to their horror, the couple was lying in a pool of blood.
Prem Prakash has three sons - the eldest Pankaj Mishra lives with his family in Lucknow, the second son Kumud Mishra is pursuing his studies in Gorakhpur and the third son Nilesh Mishra is doing his graduation in Prayagraj. Prem Prakash used to earn a living by teaching tuitions to the children in the village.