Charles entered the world of crime at the age of 19 and sentenced to jail for burglary. He was unstoppable, after releasing from Jail he again resumed his criminal lifestyle. His first victim was Teresa Knowlton from Seattle who was found drowned in a tidal pool in the Gulf of Thailand. Investigators state that she threatened to expose Sobhraj which motivated him to commit murder.
As time passes, Sobhraj's interest in murder started running like a killing machine. Where ever he visited he impressed people with his skills and killed them. He was caught in several places and sentenced to jail for several times but anyhow he succeeded to break out and escape from numbers of jail.
The Bikini Killer has killed 20 to 24 people in southeast Asia only and many others in rest of the part. He was fluent in several languages by which he trapped victims becoming friendly and drug them and kill them without a hesitation. His total time in prison is almost three decayed for different crimes and murders. He was treated as a celebrity in France for his skills and talents and also hired by publicity agent and provide him a large sum of money for interviews and photographs.
Sobhraj is currently passing his life imprisonment in Nepal. He was seen in a street of Kathmandu by a journalist and after two days he was caught in the casino of the Yak and Yeti hotel. As per the sources, Charles Sobhraj, the mysterious and terrifying international criminal is currently suffering from heart troubles and undergo an open heart surgery in Gangalal Heart Centre.
Moving towards his personal life, Charles Sobhraj married Chantal Compagnon in Paris. They gave birth to a daughter Usha Sobhraj. It is also rumored that he married Nihita Biswas who was the contestant of Indian TV series, Big Boss 5. The couple claimed that they got married inside the prison of Nepal, however Nepalese authorities denied those claims.
Charles might have collected the huge amount of money by looking and murdering, he also highlighted as a drug dealer. He used to charge people for telling his crime story for $5000 and also charged money for taking his photographs by which he has made net worth of around $15 Million. Though he has made the tremendous amount of blood money, it's worthless as he is sentenced life imprisonment in Nepal.