A 20-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her boyfriend after she broke up with him in Maharashtra’s Nagpur city, in a second such case in a period of 48 hours.
The victim, identified as Kajal Umrao Kukde, was found dead with her throat slit in the isolated area of Suradevi near the city on Friday, an official said.
Kajal, who was employed at a hospital in Sitabuldi, had met her boyfriend Ankit Randive (25) in Suradevi and spoke to him about ending their relationship, deputy commissioner of police (detection) Chinmay Pandit said.
Angered by this, Randive allegedly attacked Kajal and killed her by slitting her throat. The accused then fled the scene with the victim’s two-wheeler, he said.
Locals in the area spotted the body and alerted the Koradi police, who rushed to the spot and sent the body for post-mortem, the official said.
A case of murder was registered and the accused was subsequently apprehended from Khaperkheda area of the city, he said.
On Thursday, a vegetable vendor’s daughter was shot in Patna. The incident took place at the Indrapuri locality of Sipara area in Patna. The injured girl who was shot in the neck is undergoing treatment in a private hospital.
The police said that the according to preliminary investigation, the man attacked her after a fallout of a love affair. However, the police said that the victim’s statement would give more clarification on the case.
The accused was later identified and a search operation is on to arrest him.
(With PTI inputs)
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