New Delhi: The Delhi Police’s Crime Department on Friday arrested Manpreet Singh (45) from Patiala for allegedly killing his live-in companion Rekha Rani at their residence in west Delhi’s Tilak Nagar.
Rekha Rani’s physique had stab wounds and was recovered from her rented home in Ganesh Nagar the place she was dwelling along with her 16-year-old daughter for 15 years, as per the police.
The sufferer suffered two accidents from a pointy weapon — one to her jaw and neck and the opposite to her hand. The accused reportedly minimize off the ring finger of her proper hand.
Manpreet is six prison instances, together with kidnapping for ransom and try and homicide. He handled the sale and buy of vehicles and is alleged to even be concerned in forging of paperwork of vehicles to promote them at a better value, the police mentioned.
The accused obtained married in 2006. He has two sons from his spouse. Within the 12 months 2015, he met Rekha and each determined to dwell collectively in Ganesh Nagar.
Police Suspect Manpreet Wished To Execute Related Plan As Shraddha Homicide Case
In keeping with the police, on the evening of December 1, the accused reached his flat and put Rekha’s 16-year-old daughter to sleep by mixing sleeping drugs in her meals. After this, he killed Rekha with a pointy weapon, which he had purchased a while in the past for the aim of killing.
The police suspect that after coming throughout particulars of the Shraddha homicide case, the accused hatched the plan and that’s the reason he purchased the sharp weapon. In keeping with the police, Manpreet was planning to execute an identical plan, however due to the daughter’s presence in the home, he selected to abscond as an alternative.
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Tilak Nagar Homicide Case
Police mentioned that officers on the Tilak Nagar police station acquired a name at 12.38 pm and a crew was despatched to the home, information company PTI reported. The crew discovered the door to be locked and after they opened it, they discovered Rani’s physique.
In her assertion, the sufferer’s daughter mentioned she was sleeping in her room after taking medication as she was unwell.
Unaware that her mom had already been killed, the daughter known as her mom on her cellphone considering she could be in one other room and when Rekha didn’t reply, she seemed for her in the home however discovered Manpreet. Manpreet informed her that her mom had gone out and he or she was additionally informed to exit of the home, as per the police.
An officer cited by PTI mentioned that after the daughter went out of the home, after which Manpreet locked the door and left. The daughter informed the police that her mom and the person used to combat over cash.
“Regularly, Rekha felt insecure about Singh and he or she stopped him from contacting his relations. Singh felt annoyed and deliberate to kill her,” Particular CP (Crime) Ravindra Yadav mentioned, as quoted by PTI
He mentioned a case below Indian Penal Code sections 302 (homicide) and 201 (inflicting disappearance of proof of offence, or giving false info to display offender) has been registered on the sufferer’s daughter’s grievance.
(With Company Inputs)