Feb 24: Advocate Riyaz Ahmad Buchh, the husband of former Chief Engineer Power
Development Department (PDD), Shahnaz Goni was allegedly murdered at his home
in Greater Kailash area in Jammu on Monday.
of Goni said that Riyaz, who was doing private practice in Jammu court, was
allegedly killed by some unknown persons who have also decamped with some
belongings including Advocate’s vehicle in Jammu.
said that Goni is presently in USA to attend the marriage ceremony of her
relative while his son is in Goa, adding that the slain also has one daughter
who lives at her husband’s house in Jammu district.
added that Advocate’s daughter who, on Sunday, met him at his home said ‘he was
Monday morning, they said, some of the relatives visited him, but nobody opened
the door. “After managing to open the door, the relatives found Advocate Riyaz
dead with several marks on his body, giving a presumption that he has been
murdered,” relatives said.
further said that the CCTV storage has also been destroyed while the belongings
of the family including his car is also missing,” adding that a domestic helper
is also missing due to which he is the primary suspect in the alleged murder
relatives also informed that body has been taken for post-mortem while police
said that investigation in the matter has been started.
The relatives, however, demanded a Special Investigation Team (SIT) should be constituted in this regard.(KNO)