In South Delhi’s Malviya Nagar area, four people were arrested for killing a 33-year-old woman.
One of the arrested men is the woman’s husband, he is a cable operator. He hired three young hitmen from Govindpuri by promising them 5 lakhs for killing his wife.
“We received a PCR call from PSRI hospital that a 33-year-old woman, a resident of Sheikh Sarai, came in the hospital, dead by her husband with stab injuries on Thursday at 7 pm. We registered an FIR after reaching the hospital and an investigation started.” DCP (South district) Benita Mary Jaikar said.
Police were tracing the call records of the husband, Naveen Guliya, he was constantly talking to a woman and when police questioned him, he confessed his involvement after breaking down.
He then disclosed that he was in an extra-marital affair with a woman and his wife recently found out when she heard an audio clip by his lover on Whatsapp. The married couple had a fight over the issue and then the husband decided to kill her. He discussed it with his employees, who reside in Govindpur.
One of the employees introduced him to the three young hitmen and he then hired them to kill his wife.
The culprits disclosed that they went to the husband’s house when his wife was alone and stabbed her 20 times aggressively. After killing her, they stole and damaged things to misguide the investigators so they could escape.