Ghaziabad: Serial bride who targets only seniors | Ghaziabad News
GHAZIABAD: This runaway bride didn’t flee from the altar. She waited for a couple of weeks, won the consider of her husbands after which disappeared with money and jewelry — no longer a few times, however 8 occasions.
The most recent to interchange vows with Monica Malik was once 66-year-old Jugal Kishore, a building contractor from Kavi Nagar who had misplaced his spouse the former 12 months. When his simplest son selected to are living one by one, loneliness hit Kishore onerous. He craved companionship.
Flipping in the course of the pages of a newspaper, Kishore chanced upon an advert from a Delhi founded matrimonial company — Khanna Vivah Kendra. What aroused his passion was once that the company promised to search out appropriate suits for “divorcees and senior voters” too.
He known as up the company. Its proprietor, Manju Khanna, instructed Kishore she had “the very best bride” for him. A gathering was once mounted, and Kishore preferred Monica to start with sight. She was once 25 years more youthful than him. However age was once just a quantity — particularly when Monica, too, claimed she was once on the lookout for a existence spouse.
A couple of weeks of courtship adopted. Monica were given Kishore to fulfill her mom Madhubala and brother Raj at their Delhi house. She mentioned her first husband had divorced her and she or he had discovered a “very best gentleman” in Kishore. In August 2019, Kishore and Monica tied the knot. That was once virtually a 12 months after the contractor had misplaced his first spouse.
Marital bliss had returned to Kishore. The couple began residing in a space in Kavi Nagar. But it surely lasted simply two months. One morning, Kishore awoke to an empty space. Monica had disappeared, and so had the entire jewelry within the closet and Rs 15 lakh in money.
A at a loss for words Kishore switched at the CCTV track and, to his surprise, noticed Monica leaving with a bag in her hand. “On October 26, 2019, Monica fled with valuables value Rs 15 lakh,” Kishore mentioned in his grievance.
Kishore alleged that after he contacted the Delhi-based company, the landlord threatened to border him in a false case and in addition demanded Rs 20 lakh extra. He discovered about Monica’s earlier husband and got here to grasp that he, too, had met the similar destiny as Kishore. It was once the similar matrimonial company that had mounted Monica’s earlier marriage.
Police mentioned initial investigation had that Monica had married 8 senior voters up to now 10 years and fled with money and jewelry after a couple of weeks. And each and every time, it was once Khanna Vivah Kendra that had mounted the wedding.
Monica’s husbands incorporated a number of retired executive workers and businessmen in Delhi-NCR. “I had known as up the matrimonial company once more on June 13 this 12 months. The landlord, Manju, instructed me that Monica was once now married to a retired pass judgement on in Delhi. In spite of repeated appeals, she refused to offer me their deal with. Then she threatened to document a false case towards me,” Kishore mentioned.
SP (town) Abhishek Verma mentioned Monica, her members of the family and the company proprietor have been booked beneath sections 420 (dishonest), 419 (dishonest through personation), 380 (robbery), 384 (extortion), 388 (extortion through risk of accusation of an offence punishable with demise or imprisonment for existence, and so forth) and 120B (prison conspiracy) of the IPC. “An investigation has been initiated into the grievance. We will be able to take a look at if the matrimonial company adopted the entire norms or no longer,” he added.