Mumbai: A 69-year-old senior citizen’s body was found on Monday morning in the godown of his shop in Shakuntala Apartment behind Khar police station. The deceased, Mahesh Bafna was the owner of a shop in the called Chhaya Mattresses. On Sunday night, Bafna closed his shop at 9 pm and told his employee, Usman Shaikh, that he is going to a doctor in Jogeshwari. However, he didn’t return home all night in Ram Krishna Nagar, which is in the vicinity of his shop itself. On Monday morning, his daughter Panna Parmar (40) who lives with him, arrived with her brother Bharat Bafna at 9.30 am at the shop and found it open. They found their father’s body, which was covered in blood in the basement of the shop, after which they informed the police.

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