A 62-year-old lady died allegedly after being stabbed 20 occasions by a person who additionally sexually assaulted her in Delhi, police mentioned on Monday.
The accused has been arrested, they mentioned.
The police acquired details about on Sunday from a hospital in regards to the sufferer.
“The police reached the hospital and found that the throat of the victim had been slit with a sharp-edged weapon and there were multiple injuries marks on her stomach. She had been declared brought dead,” police official Priyanka Kashyap mentioned.
A case beneath part 302 (homicide) was registered later. During investigation, police analysed the CCTV footage of the realm from the place the lady was recovered and the identification of accused was established following which he was arrested, the offiicial mentioned.
During interrogation, the accused admitted to his crime. The police have additionally recovered the knife, officers mentioned, including that the accused claimed he was in an inebriated situation throughout the incident, police mentioned with out giving additional particulars in regards to the accused.
The accused first slit her throat after which stabbed her over 20 occasions, they mentioned, including that it additionally seems to be a case of sexual assault.
The physique was later despatched to hospital for the autopsy, the police mentioned.
The lady’s son mentioned when he got here residence after finishing his responsibility hours as a safety guard in Noida and entered the home, he noticed his mom mendacity in a pool of blood.
The lady was from Begusarai in Bihar and used to dwell in a village in Delhi alongside along with her son and grandson, police mentioned.
She used to promote greens close to her home. On Sunday, she had taken out her vegetable cart alongside along with her grandson and later went again residence to prepare dinner meals, police mentioned.