A person was arrested in Delhi for kidnapping, raping and murdering an eight-year-old after she noticed him in a compromising place together with her mom with whom he was in a relationship.
Police mentioned the person – a butcher – additionally confessed to have slit her throat and mutilated the minor’s face and hid her physique within the forest space of Yamuna Khadar in Central Delhi.
Deputy commissioner of police Shweta Chauhan mentioned the person used to go to the sufferer’s home. The person, Rizwan alias Badshah, was born in Bihar and had come to Delhi 20 years in the past for work.
“Rizwan alias Badshah used to go to the home and was in a relationship with the mom of the deceased. He’s a butcher by occupation. He confessed to the crime – the sufferer had seen him together with her mom and he didn’t need it to return out within the open,” Chauhan was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
Rizwan, who labored as a butcher within the Turkman Gate space, was additionally reportedly a drug addict.
A PTI report mentioned a resident of Daryaganj discovered one in every of his daughters lacking on waking up from sleep within the intervening night time of August 4-5. He was reportedly sleeping together with his spouse and 4 youngsters and located one in every of his daughters was lacking from residence round 4am.
After a fruitless search within the neighbourhood, he filed a grievance of abduction with police. On August 18, the lady’s physique was discovered within the Yamuna Khadar space with sharp accidents.
On the premise of the autopsy report, homicide costs had been added to FIR, apart from a case underneath Safety Of Kids from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
Chauhan mentioned a staff of fifty police personnel was constituted to probe the case and a hunt was launched to search out the perpetrator. About 200 individuals residing in and round Yamuna Khadar space had been interrogated and it was later discovered that one Rizwan used to go to the world regularly and had befriended the sufferer with toffees and different issues, she mentioned.
Police mentioned after Rizwan was nabbed, he confessed to the crime on sustained interrogation. He mentioned that throughout the course of his visits to Yamuna Khadar space, he had developed intimacy with the sufferer’s mom and had befriended the minor lady.
Rizwan mentioned on the day of the incident, he went to the sufferer’s neighbourhood and smoked weed. He waited until night time and for all members of the sufferer’s household to go to sleep, the DCP mentioned.
He then entered the household’s dwelling and kidnapped the kid and took her to a secluded place within the adjoining forest space and raped her, earlier than slitting her throat and mutilating her face. The knife used within the fee of crime has been recovered, police mentioned.
Delhi Commissioner of Girls (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal has written to the DCP Central District concerning the rape and homicide and sought a replica of FIR. The DCW chief additionally needed a replica of complaints obtained with particulars of motion taken, particulars of accused, copy of postmortem report and an in depth motion taken report by 26 August, the information company additional mentioned.
(With inputs from companies)