New Delhi: A sensational case of murder has come to light from the Mehrauli area of the national capital, where a man named Harish Khan brutally killed his 19-year-old girlfriend with a knife on Monday (May 9, 2022). The accused has been arrested from the spot. According to the report, the deceased, Beena Jha, was found in a blood-soaked condition in the maze, following which she was taken to AIIMS Trauma Centre, but succumbed to her injuries during treatment.
In this case, DCP (South District) Banita Marie Jackar said that the accused has been arrested from the spot by the patrolling team of the police. However, the body of the deceased has been taken into custody and sent for post-mortem. Her post-mortem will be held today on Tuesday (May 10, 2022). The body will then be handed over to the family. According to police, the control room received a call around 6:40 pm, informing about a woman being stabbed near Bhagwati Hospital. Soon after, the patrolling staff reached the spot. On seeing the police there, the accused tried to escape, but he was caught. Police have recovered a knife from the accused.
During interrogation, the accused told the police that he was in a relationship with the victim for the past three years and just two months ago, they had started living together in a live-in. According to DCP Binita Marie Jacker, the accused is an autorickshaw mechanic. But, due to Corona, he was unemployed for the last one year. In such a situation, there was a dispute between the two on the day of the shortage of money. About 5 days ago, Beena Jha had gone to her parents after a fight. The accused then called her to meet him on Monday saying that the two would sit down and resolve the matter by mutual consent.
During this time, he told the girl about his financial situation and asked her to come back to him. But when the girl refused, there was a fierce fight between the two over the same. Khan threatened to ruin the victim. Meanwhile, when the girl tried to escape from there, the accused caught hold of her behind and stabbed her several times with a knife on her neck. The victim was taken to the hospital but was declared brought dead.