Major Nikhil Handa sent to four-day police custody by Metropolitan Magistrate

Nikhil Handa beaten up

The Hush Post: Major Nikhil Handa arrested for allegedly killing fellow officer’s wife, Shailza Dwivedi has been sent to four-day police custody by a Delhi court.

Metropolitan Magistrate Manisha Tripathy issued custody of Major Nikhil Handa to the police. The police will not take him to Meerut in Uttar Pradesh to make certain recoveries including his clothes and weapon used to commit the crime.

Handa was arrested from Meerut on Sunday for his alleged involvement in the killing of Major Nikhil Dwivedi’s wife Shailza in West Delhi on Saturday.

The woman’s body was found with her throat slit near Brar Square in the Delhi Cantonment area.

Initially, the police was informed and they thought that a woman had died in an accident. Later, when they examined the body, they found her throat was slit, the police had said.

The accused Major had allegedly crushed her under her car in order to make it appear an accident, the police has alleged.

The woman was dropped at the Army Base Hospital in her husband’s official vehicle by a driver.

Leave a Reply