Delhi Police have arrested two folks in a 9-year-old boy’s homicide case whose physique was present in a sack within the nationwide capital’s Uttam Nagar space.
The arrested individuals have been recognized as Umesh Kumar and Naveen Mehto, each labourers working at a building web site.
Based on the police, a grievance was registered on October 11 on the Uttam Nagar police station concerning a boy who went lacking whereas taking part in in a park in entrance of the home. A case beneath part 363 (kidnapping) of the IPC was initially registered and the investigation was taken up.
The dad and mom of the lacking baby then obtained a ransom name wherein the abductors demanded Rs 5 lakh. Via the quantity, the police had been capable of find an individual named Bipin Bhandari, in whose identify the cell quantity was registered.
When a crew of policemen checked Bhandari’s home, six different labourers residing on the identical flooring had been additionally apprehended.
A search of the second flooring in the identical constructing was initiated on October 13 and eventually the physique of the lacking baby, recognized as Ankush Kumar, was recovered from there, having being dumped within the rubbish adjoining to the room of one of many apprehended labourers Umesh Kumar.
A police crew additionally inspected the spot from the place the physique was recovered and all of the CCTV cameras within the neighborhood had been totally checked.
Lastly, throughout interrogation, Umesh Kumar broke down and narrated the entire incident. He stated he was in dire want of cash and in addition on account of his habit to medicine, he alongside together with his buddy, the second accused Naveen Mehto who can be a drug addict, had stolen the SIM card of Bipin Bhandari and used it within the handset of 1 Satender Bhagat who was residing adjoining to his rented room constructing.
Each the accused Naveen and Umesh deliberate to kidnap the kid as steered by Umesh, as a result of he used to go to the park the place the kid performed and had struck up an acquantaince with the boy. In addition they knew that the daddy of Ankush Kumar was a labour provider to the development websites they usually thought they may make a good-looking amount of cash out of the kidnapping.
On October 11, each of them kidnapped the kid from the park and introduced him to their rented lodging after which they strangled him. After ensuring that he was useless they put the physique in a plastic bag and dumped it close to their rented room.