Bengaluru: A 36-year old woman allegedly plotted with five others to murder an auto rickshaw driver.
According to sources, the victim had killed the brother of the accused over a love affair in 2014. The deceased is identified as Jaffer Sadique, who was jailed for the murder of Mohammed Kamal who had an affair with his sister. Jaffer conspired with one of his friend, Shahrukh Khan. The duo was released recently on bail.
According to the police, the arrested are Kamal’s sister, Raziya Sultana; Tabrez Pasha (33), Mohammad Zaheer (27), Mohammad Sultan (23), Syed Ali (24) and Wasim (23).
Jaffer was hacked to death by the gang on December 23. The family of the victim named Raziya and the others in their complaint to Siddapura police, following which the police arrested the accused. The arrested have confessed to the crime, the police said.