Man Arrested for Killing 42-year-old Woman He Had Affair With, Wife Also Held

Ghaziabad: A pair has been arrested for allegedly killing a 42-year-old lady in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district, police stated on Saturday.

The suspect, Sandeep Kaushik, had an extramarital affair with the sufferer and killed her as she used to be allegedly pressuring him to desert his spouse and a marry her as an alternative. His spouse has additionally been held for being an companion within the crime, police stated.

A lacking file used to be lodged on the Sahibabad police station on Wednesday. The subsequent morning, police recovered a girl’s frame within the box close to Morti village and she or he used to be known as Rinni Jain of Gulmohar Green society in Sahibabad, Senior Superintendent of Police Kalanidhi Naithani stated.

Jain’s automotive used to be additionally recovered within the basement of a society, and Rs Three lakh and a Russian-made pistol have been discovered within the car, police stated.

Kaushik used to be held close to the Hindon Air Force-Karhera village highway. His spouse Preeti Tyagi, who’s a visiting professor in a Delhi-based control institute, has additionally been arrested.

During interrogation, Kaushik confessed to killing Jain who used to be a divorcee. Kaushik and Jain turned into pals as they used to often meet out of doors a faculty the place their kids studied, the police stated.

The two additionally turned into companions in a cafe industry and later were given into an extramarital affair. Jain began pressuring Kaushik to go away his spouse and marry her, the police stated.

Kaushik confessed to his spouse about his affair and each hatched a plan to kill Jain, the police stated.

The accused requested Jain to offer him Rs 3-lakh mortgage and asked her to fulfill him at a membership. When Jain reached the spot, Kaushik took her to the Raj Nagar space and shot her two times, the police stated.

The couple has been arrested and a case registered towards them underneath Section 302 (homicide) and 120B (legal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code, the SSP added.

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