Another NRI store owner shot dead in South Africa

CRIMsafricaAbdul Sattar Rauf, 38, who is from Ankleshwar, was returning from his provision store in Dundee city with his son, when two men tried to snatch a bag from his hand, and when he resisted one of the men shot him in the chest.

Rauf was rushed to hospital but died on the way. He is the fourth person from Bharuch Ankleshwar to be killed in South Africa since September.

Rauf who left his village near Ankleshwar to settle in SA 8 years ago, is survived by a wife and four kids and his 60-year-old mother.