Two held for girl’s murder in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Two people were arrested on Monday for allegedly murdering a teenaged girl in Delhi’s Bindapur area on Saturday.

According to police, the accused identified as Mukesh Kumar Rathore (32) and Mohit Kaushik (26) shot dead 19-year-old Hemlata alias Dolly, at her residence in southwest Delhi’s Bindapur area, near Uttam Nagar.

“Both the accused are residents of Uttam Nagar.”

Police said Rathore was teaching car driving to the girl for three days during which he came to know that her family had received a big sum of money from the sale of a property. Since he badly needed to pay back a debt, he and his accomplice Mohit Kaushik carried out the crime.

“During investigation, the accused (Rathore) ….claimed that he tried to save the girl by taking her to hospital… Later, he broke down and admitted to have committed the crime along with an accomplice, Kaushik,” Deputy Commissioner of Police R.A. Sanjeev said.

“Rathore was also a member of many local financial groups – commonly known as monthly committees – for which he was to deposit money,” Sanjeev said.

“To earn quick money, he planned to commit robberies and included Mohit Kaushik with him,” he added.

“Dolly’s family had hired Rathore for teaching her driving. During a training session he came to know that the family has received huge sum of money from sale of property and that is kept at their house,” the official said.

On Saturday morning, Rathore called Dolly on the pretext of a driving session and shot her in the head from a close range, leaving her dead on the spot. “They robbed her of mobile and purse,” the official added.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here