M. Jaishankar

M. Shankar, Psycho Shankar

  Active for 4 years
(2008-2011) in India




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  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 5 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 1 Books About M. Jaishankar
  14. 3 External References
  15. Internal References

M. Jaishankar (born M. Shankar) an Indian serial killer and rapist known as Psycho Shankar. Jaishankar is accused of killing at least nineteen women in a series of rapes and murders in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, India between 2008 and 2011. He would kidnap, rape and torture his victims before murdering them. He was known to stab and mutilate victims by hacking them with a machete that he always carried with him. In 2009, Jaishankar was arrested on thirteen charges of rape. Jaishankar escaped from jail twice and was placed in solitary confinement after a third escape attempt. In 2018, M. Jaishankar committed suicide by slicing his own throat in his solitary confinement prison cell at the Central Prison in Bangalore, India.

M. Jaishankar Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer M. Jaishankar (aka) M. Shankar, Psycho Shankar, was active for 4 years between 2008-2011, known to have ( 19 confirmed / 19 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: India

M. Jaishankar a heterosexual male citizen of India. He married multiple time. He had three daughters.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes.

In 2008 M. Jaishankar started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, torture, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and children, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on October 19th 2009, convicted on April 24th 2013, sentenced to ten years in prison at a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

M. Jaishankar died on February 27th 2018 at Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India. M. Jaishankar committed suicide on February 27th 2018.

Profile Completeness: 67%
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M. Jaishankar has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.

M. Jaishankar a known:

M. Jaishankar
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-07 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: M. Jaishankar
Nickname: M. Shankar, Psycho Shankar
Victims: 19 - 19
Years Active: 2008 - 2011
Active Countries: India
Life Span:      - 2018
Gender: Male
Citizenship: India
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Marital Status: married multiple time
Children: three daughters
Living With: his wife and children
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Given Name: M.
Birth Location: Salem district, district of Tamil Nadu state in southern India
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: Oct 19, 2009
Convicted: Apr 24, 2013
Sentence: ten years in prison
Prison Location: a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Feb 27, 2018
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: TRUE
5 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
M. Jaishankar

The 5 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer M. Jaishankar. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
M. Jaishankar started his serial killing spree. #2008
Oct 19 2009
M. Jaishankar arrested. #20091019
M. Jaishankar ended his serial killing spree. #2011
Apr 24 2013
M. Jaishankar was convictedand sentenced to ten years in prison at a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  #20130424
Feb 27 2018
M. Jaishankardied.at Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India. #20180227
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Boolean Questions:
suicide TRUE 225
previous crimes TRUE 367
used weapon TRUE 453
rape TRUE 453
torture TRUE 426
mutilated TRUE 447
robbed TRUE 418
killed in prison FALSE 218
used gun FALSE 451
stalk FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 363
bound FALSE 406
strangle FALSE 443
sex with body FALSE 430
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365
totem body part FALSE 365
totem personal item FALSE 354

Books that Mention M. Jaishankar

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer M. Jaishankar)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists

1 Books that mention Serial Killer
M. Jaishankar

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266

M. Jaishankar (1977 – February 27, 2018), nicknamed Psycho Shankar, was an Indian criminal notorious for a series of rapes and murders during 2008–2011.

External References
  1. M. Jaishankar on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, M JAISHANKAR on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  3. Q20677117 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 17, 2018.
Internal References

M. Jaishankar is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #4 of 13[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in India
  2. #10 of 89[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Torturers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #34 of 307[ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #52 of 59[ Page 4 ] of Recent Serial Killers sorted by Most Recent
  5. #62 of 651[ Page 5 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #276 of 651[ Page 19 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  7. #337 of 651[ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  8. #344 of 651[ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
Serial Killers Statistics, charts M. Jaishankar is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Sexual Preference, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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