New Delhi, September 1
A 23-year-old man killed his two roommates in west Delhi’s Raghubir Nagar after allegedly being pressured by them to pay the lease of their lodging for the interval he was at his native place, police mentioned on Tuesday.
After killing his roommates, the accused Sakir fled to his village in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha however was quickly arrested by a group of Delhi Police, they mentioned.
According to the police, the accused had been staying with Ajam (45) and Amir Hasan (46) in a rented flat at Raghubir Nagar for which they have been paying Rs. 4,000 per thirty days. Ajam and Amir have been staying there since 1994.
Early this yr, Sakir had gone to his village and stayed there for 4 months and returned to his lodging in Delhi simply 15 days in the past.
But after his return, his roommates began pressurising him to pay the lease even for the 4 months that he stayed in his village. This led to an argument following which the roommates of the accused abused him. Sakir acquired offended and wished to take revenge, police mentioned.
On the intervening evening of August 30-31, whereas his roommates have been asleep, he killed them and fled, police mentioned.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (West) Deepak Purohit mentioned: “Police received a call about the incident and on reaching the spot, both Ajam and Amir were found dead with multiple stab injuries. The spot was inspected by the crime team as well as Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) team from Rohini,” including that the investigation was began after a case was registered at Khayala police station.
Investigation revealed that Sakir, who was the prime suspect, was absconding.
All three roommates have been engaged within the sale of garlic in close by areas, he added.
“Various teams were formed and dispatched at all possible hideouts. A team was also dispatched to his village and finally, he was nabbed there,” the DCP mentioned.
Interrogation revealed that Sakir had gone to his village early this yr and spent 4 months there. After his return, his roommates pressurising him to pay the lease for the 4 months, when he was at his village.
An argument broke out throughout which the accused was additionally abused by his roommates which angered him and he determined to take revenge, the officer mentioned.
Sakir had killed each his roommates with a knife and hid the weapon and left for his village. However, he was arrested, the officer added. PTI