The Hush Post|12:30 pm|1-min-read
A drunk and enraged man has been booked for allegedly killing his wife, 18-month-old daughter and seriously injuring his step-daughter. According to the police, the incident took place on November 20. The Eyewitnesses said that the accused mowed a woman and her two children in North Dwarka of Delhi under a truck.
Akhilesh, a native of Bihar, used to fight with his 38-year-old wife frequently. His wife came to know about Akhlesh’s extra-marital affair, which led to the incident.
The 17-year-old step-daughter, who survived in the incident, told police that her mother married Akhilesh after getting divorced from her husband. She said that on November 19, her parents had a quarrel. Subsequently, her step-father left the house with the youngest child. On the intervening night of November 19 and 20, the little girl was traced in the accused’s truck.
When Akhilesh was asleep, both mother-daughter managed to sneak in into the vehicle and took the younger daughter away, the police said.
While they were coming back, Akhilesh saw that the younger daughter was taken away from him, he ran the truck over the three. According to the police, the mother died on the spot. The elder daughter had head injuries, while the younger one sustained only minor injuries.
The accused has been arrested from Dwarka Mod. An FIR has been lodged at the Dwarka North police station.
The accused admitted to killing the mother as he was enraged that she had taken away their youngest daughter.