Man kills sister-in-law in Delhi

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A 28-year-old man was arrested for killing his sister-in-law to hush up his illicit relationship with her. She had been blackmailing him for gifts to keep the relationship a secret, police said Wednesday.

The accused, Chetan Prakash, was arrested from Karol Bagh in central Delhi.

The incident occurred April 17 at the victim’s house in Swaroop Nagar in north Delhi.

On the fateful day, Prakash visited Rakhi, 28. She complained to Prakash that he had stopped giving her gifts after he married her sister, said a police officer.

“When Prakash told Rakhi that he would not be able to give her gifts, she threatened him that she would disclose their illicit relationship,” the officer said.

“He strangled her with her dupatta while she was cleaning the kitchen,” he added.

“The accused took away the victim’s valuables to give the impression that a robbery was behind the murder,” he said.

The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by authors, news service providers on this page do not necessarily reflect the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints of Hill Post. Any views or opinions are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic group, club, organization, company, or individual. Hill Post makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site page.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.