The Delhi man raped the girl last year in July and six months after agreeing to marry her, he killed her in a hill station
A デリー おとこ, who had raped and then later married his victim, has now allegedly confessed to strangling her to death after luring her to a hill station and throwing her body off a cliff.
Rajesh Roy was arrested in July last year for raping a Delhi-based woman. He served a 刑務所 term till October when he was released on bail.
He signed an affidavit that mandated that he marry the survivor — a pact that in many instances is reached between families of the victim and the perpetrator in the country in the name of protecting women’s reputation and honour.
After his release from prison, Roy married the woman in December.
しかしながら, オン 15 六月, the woman’s parents registered a missing person’s complaint in Delhi’s Dwarka police station. A search led the police to her body that Roy had allegedly dumped along the Nainital-Haldwani highway.
Police said that Roy convinced the woman — now his wife — to come along to Udham Singh Nagar, a district in Uttarakhand, on the pretext of checking in on his mother who lived there. When the two reached Nainital on 12 六月, he switched off her phone.
約 13 kilometres from Nainital, they had sex at a secluded place, 警察は言った.
Vijay Mehta, the officer-in-charge at Nainital in Uttarakhand, was quoted by the ヒンドゥスタンタイムズ as saying that “he took her to a cave. After having sex, he strangled his wife.” He then threw her body down a cliff.
Mr Mehta said the woman was missing since 11 六月. About a month and a half later, the accused took the police to the spot where he had thrown the body and allegedly confessed to the horrific crime.
Reports said the woman’s body was found in a highly decomposed state.
Her brother was quoted by the インドの時代 言っているように: “We told her not to go but she accompanied him to Uttarakhand. She is dead now and he should be hanged.”
“We thought if the two married, the honour of both the families will be safeguarded,」 TOI quoted the man, who was not named in the report, 言っているように.
Roy allegedly told the police that the woman and his mother had “harassed” him and that is why he decided to kill her.
Further investigations are ongoing, 警察は言った.