Unadkat, an IT professional, had visited his partner’s apartment on Hill Road in Bandra West when he saw Raval, an MBA graduate, in bed with his partner.
The Hush Post: A Mumbai youth has been arrested for allegedly killing the ‘paramour’ of his gay partner. 25-year-old Dhaval Unadkat had found the deceased Parth Raval in bed with his male partner. The incident took place in Bandra on Sunday.
Unadkat, an IT professional, had visited his partner’s apartment on Hill Road in Bandra West when he saw Raval, an MBA graduate, in bed with his partner. In a fit of rage, Unadkat hit Raval with a candle stand. He even tried to strangulate his partner with a mobile phone charger cord.
According to Unadkat’s partner, who is also a complainant in the case, they both took a profusely bleeding Raval to the Bhabha Hospital in Bandra and then to Lilavati Hospital. But later the duo returned back home with Raval against medical advice, the complaint said.
Police officials stated that on reaching the apartment, the three had lunch, but in the meantime Raval vomitted and collapsed. Both tried to shift Raval back to the hospital, but he succumbed to his injuries.
Unandkat has been arrested by the police under Section 302 and other relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). He was produced before court on Tuesday which remanded him in police custody till November 9.