NEW DELHI: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has detained a woman and her son for allegedly killing their husband, dismembering him, and discarding the pieces in a drain and a Ramlila ground in the Pandav Nagar area of East Delhi.
Police said that they had found the human remains on May 30.
The accused have been identified as Poonam and her son Deepak. source said, the couple chopped up the remains of the late Anjan Das and kept the body parts in their refrigerator before eventually disposing of them.
Police said that Poonam claimed her husband had extramarital affairs and was also interested in Deepaka's wife.
After six months of inquiry, the police were able to detain Poonam and Deepak in connection with the murder, said a senior police officer. "Police had obtained some CCTV footage throughout the investigation," the person said. More information is awaited.
Few days ago in a similar incident in the national Capital, Aaftab Amin Poonawalla was arrested on November 12 for cutting his live-in partner Shraddha Walkar into pieces and later threw her body parts across various places over a period of 18 days.