Aadesh Khamra

the Darzi of Death, the highway 44 serial killer

  Active for 12 years
(2007-2018) in India

34

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

34

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  12. 3 Books About Aadesh Khamra
  13. 2 External References
  14. Internal References

Aadesh Khamra a suspected Indian serial killer known as the Darzi of Death and the highway 44 serial killer. He has confessed to the murder of thirty-three truck drivers. Khamra says he dumped their bodies in isolated locations and sold off the trucks in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. Several sources reported he had a high IQ, none of them listed an actual score or included a source to this claim. The robbed goods were sold with the help of local gangs. Aadesh Khamra was arrested on September 8th 2018 by a female officer from the Bhopal Police in Mandideep in Madhya Pradesh's Raisen district of India.

Aadesh Khamra Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Aadesh Khamra (aka) the Darzi of Death, the highway 44 serial killer, was active for 12 years between 2007-2018, known to have ( 34 confirmed / 34 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: India

Aadesh Khamra was born in Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan. He was raised by both parents (Age 7) father until adulthood. His father, Gulab Chand Khamra, a retired sergeant in the Indian Army. His mother, deceased, Aadesh (Age 7).

He completed 8 years of school, no degree received. He married Sharda, she left and took the children in 2005. He had three daughters and two sons.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.

In 2007 Aadesh Khamra started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, mutilate, and murder his victims. He positioned or posed at least one body after death. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and child in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India (until 2005).

He was arrested on September 7th 2017, sentenced to awaiting trial at a jail in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Profile Completeness: 77%
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Aadesh Khamra has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 2 months ago.

Aadesh Khamra a known:

Aadesh Khamra
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-02-15 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Aadesh Khamra
Nickname: the Darzi of Death, the highway 44 serial killer
Victims: 34 - 34
Years Active: 2007 - 2018
Active Countries: India
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Marital Status: married Sharda, she left and took the children in 2005
Children: three daughters and two sons
Living With: his wife and child in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India (until 2005)
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Birth Location: Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Rasied By: both parents (Age 7) father until adulthood
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: deceased, Aadesh (Age 7)
Father: Gulab Chand Khamra, a retired sergeant in the Indian Army

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: 8 years of school
Highest Degree: no degree received

Incarceration
Arrested: Sep 7, 2017
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: awaiting trial
Prison Location: a jail in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
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Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
living with children TRUE 238
previous crimes TRUE 295
previous jail TRUE 289
strangle TRUE 354
mutilated TRUE 357
posed body TRUE 302
robbed TRUE 331
problems in school FALSE 198
teased in school FALSE 197
physically defect FALSE 261
speach defect FALSE 260
head injury FALSE 259
previous prision FALSE 282
kill at killers home FALSE 279
kill at victims home FALSE 280
used weapon FALSE 358
used gun FALSE 354
rape FALSE 408
torture FALSE 353
stalk FALSE 340
blindfold FALSE 299
bound FALSE 313
sex with body FALSE 350
ate part of body FALSE 369
drank blood FALSE 359
totem body part FALSE 300
totem personal item FALSE 296


Books that Mention Aadesh Khamra

Book: The Body Merchants (mentions serial killer Aadesh Khamra)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Stranglers
Book: The Body Merchants (mentions serial killer Aadesh Khamra)
John Douglas
Inside the Mind of BTK
Book: The Body Merchants (mentions serial killer Aadesh Khamra)
Charles Nuetzel
The Body Merchants

3 Books that mention Serial Killer
Aadesh Khamra

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
0470437685 Inside the Mind of BTK 4
1434400042 The Body Merchants 1
External References
  1. Shiv Sunny, High IQ, national highway 44 serial killer on www.hindustantimes.com, Retrieved on Oct 1, 2018.
  2. Vidya Raja, Lady Cop Nabs Bhopal Serial Killer After 3-Day Jungle Chase on www.thebetterindia.com, Retrieved on Jan 20, 2019.
Internal References

Aadesh Khamra is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #7 of 59 [ Page 1 ] of Recent Serial Killers sorted by Most Recent
  2. #12 of 207 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #27 of 642 [ Page 2 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #129 of 642 [ Page 9 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #218 of 642 [ Page 15 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #298 of 642 [ Page 20 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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