On Saturday February 22, 1992, just after midnight, 52-year- old Dhian THAPAR was murdered while parking his car in his driveway in Whitby. The Homicide Unit responded to the incident, and a Project Team was formed to investigate the murder of Mr. THAPAR. The investigation identified the murder was linked to murder of Prithvi (Lali) VIJ on May 28, 1991. Mr. VIJ was the Producer of the Sounds of Asia TV show, and he was shot while getting into his car behind his Multicultural Media Inc. Studio at 517 College Street in Toronto. Mr. THAPAR was the producer of the Sounds of Asia TV show; a CHIN-Radio / CITY-TV show, and in was partnership with Mrs. VIJ. The identity of the offender is unknown, and the case remains unsolved.
Below are attached files.
Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to contact the Durham Regional Police Homicide Unit, Officer in Charge at 905-579-1520, ext 5400 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Dhian THAPAR (JPG file, 64.9K bytes)