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NEW DELHI — A 37-year-old guy, who allegedly killed his nephew suspecting him of getting an affair together with his female friend, was once arrested by means of the Delhi Police from Hyderabad after 3 years of the incident, officers mentioned Thursday.
Bijay Kumar Maharana, a resident of Odisha’s Ganjam, moved to Delhi in 2012 after his female friend shifted to the nationwide capital. In 2015, Bijay’s nephew Jai Prakash additionally moved to Delhi from Hyderabad they usually began residing in combination at a flat in Delhi’s Dwarka space, officers mentioned.
Whilst Bijay used to paintings in an IT company in Noida Sector 144, Jai Prakash was once an worker of a Gurgaon-based corporate.
Through the years, Jai Prakash become just about Bijay’s female friend, which he didn’t like. Disenchanted over this, Bijay deliberate to kill his nephew, Rajender Singh Sagar, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka), mentioned.
At the night time of 6 February, 2016, when Jai Prakash was once asleep, he smashed his head with the motor of a ceiling fan, which was once mendacity in his flat for restore, the officer mentioned.
He dragged the frame to his balcony and buried it in soil, which he had already organized. He even planted saplings to relieve any suspicion, the officer mentioned.
After every week, he filed a lacking grievance with police pronouncing his nephew didn’t go back after he went out with some buddies. He stayed within the flat for approximately two months after which shifted to Nangloi in western fringes of town. In 2017, he moved to Hyderabad, the officer mentioned.
In October remaining yr, Jai Prakash’s skeleton was once discovered when the construction was once being renovated. The skeleton was once wrapped in a blue-colour jacket, a blouse, a mattress sheet, a blanket and a bed.
From the landlord of the flat, police discovered about Bijay. The landlord, Vikram Singh, additionally instructed police that two different tenants additionally lived within the flat after Bijay vacated it.
All the way through investigation, Bijay was once discovered lacking and no person in his circle of relatives or his staff of buddies knew about his whereabouts. He had modified his cell quantity and stopped the use of his financial institution accounts after retreating all his cash, the officer mentioned.
With the assistance of technical surveillance, police positioned him after weeks of hunt. A group of the Delhi Police first went to Vishakhapatnam on December 26 and later travelled to Hyderabad on 1 January searching for Bijay.
Bijay was once nabbed on Sunday from Hyderabad and was once delivered to Delhi, he mentioned.