MARGAO: South Goa District and Sessions Court today has rejected the bail plea of accused Anurag Rajawat in the Vaddem cylinder blast case.
Rajawat, police said, is accused of killing his pregnant wife, Shivani Rajawat, 26, and her mother, Jaidevi Chauhan, 50.
The duo died at their home on November 18 last year. Anurag has been charged with executing the killing of his wife in a dowry death case, police said.
It may be recalled that in a tragic incident, Shivani Rajawat and her mother Jaidevi were killed after a vapour blast in their flat due to a LPG cylinder leakage at New Vaddem on November 18.
According to the police, the deceased Shivani Rajawat (26), who was four-and-half months pregnant and her mother Jaidevi Chauhan (50) were staying in a rented flat of a commercial building next to Rashtroli Jai Santoshi Mata Temple at New Vaddem.