Delhi: Jilted lover, cousin arrested for stabbing woman in Najafgarh

Updated On : 19 Jan , 2017 , 10:06 AM
New Delhi:

The Delhi Police arrested two men for allegedly stabbing a 21-year-old woman in Najafgarh area of south-west Delhi on Wednesday.

Police said that one Amit (25) and his cousin Basant were held on charges of attempt to murder. 

Initial reports suggest that Amit was in love with the complainant despite being married to another woman.

After the victim complained of his advances, he allegedly stabbed her multiple times with the Basant's help. 

Following a complaint filed by the girl, the police formed four teams and began a manhunt to nab the accused.

The police claimed that the case was cracked within 24 hours with the arrest of both accused. The weapon used in the attack has also been recovered from them.

First Published : Thursday, January 19, 2017 10:01 AM
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