A 62-year-old girl died allegedly after being stabbed 20 occasions by a person who additionally sexually assaulted her in Delhi, police stated on Monday.
The accused has been arrested, they stated.
The police acquired details about on Sunday from a hospital concerning the sufferer.
“The police reached the hospital and found that the throat of the victim had been slit with a sharp-edged weapon and there were multiple injuries marks on her stomach. She had been declared brought dead,” police official Priyanka Kashyap stated.
A case underneath part 302 (homicide) was registered later. During investigation, police analysed the CCTV footage of the realm from the place the lady was recovered and the id of accused was established following which he was arrested, the offiicial stated.
During interrogation, the accused admitted to his crime. The police have additionally recovered the knife, officers stated, including that the accused claimed he was in an inebriated situation through the incident, police stated with out giving additional particulars concerning the accused.
The accused first slit her throat after which stabbed her over 20 occasions, they stated, including that it additionally seems to be a case of sexual assault.
The physique was later despatched to hospital for the autopsy, the police stated.
The girl’s son stated when he got here residence after finishing his responsibility hours as a safety guard in Noida and entered the home, he noticed his mom mendacity in a pool of blood.
The girl was from Begusarai in Bihar and used to stay in a village in Delhi alongside together with her son and grandson, police stated.
She used to promote greens close to her home. On Sunday, she had taken out her vegetable cart alongside together with her grandson and later went again residence to prepare dinner meals, police stated.