Three individuals had been arrested for allegedly killing a financer and dumping his physique in Northeast Delhi’s Kodhi colony, police mentioned on Monday.
The accused had been recognized as Waseem (33), Shaqeel (24) and Inderjeet Panday (28), they mentioned.
The sufferer, Sumit Thakur(27), was killed on July 30 and his physique bearing head accidents and ligature mark was present in Tahirpur, police mentioned.
Sumit Thakur’s face was lined with tape and polythene, whereas fingers and legs had been additionally tied. The physique was wrapped with bedsheet and dumped, they mentioned.
A case was registered on this regard at Nand Nagri police station, the police mentioned.
In keeping with Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northeast) Ved Prakash Surya, evaluation of greater than 100 CCTV footages was accomplished and in a single the footage, Sumit Thakur was final seen getting into Waseem’s home in Dilshad colony.
The decision particulars additionally raised suspicion on Waseem’s involvement within the homicide, the official mentioned.
“Throughout interrogation, Waseem confessed that Sumit Thakur was in enterprise of micro financing and used to lend cash on curiosity. He had requested Sumit to lend Rs 46,000 to his good friend Anees and guaranteed him that Anees can pay curiosity of Rs four,000 on month-to-month foundation,” Surya mentioned.
Anees was unable to pay the curiosity because of lockdown, and Sumit Thakur began pressuring Waseem for the fee, he mentioned.
Feeling humiliated because of Sumit Thakur’s calls for, Waseem determined to kill him, the DCP mentioned.
Waseem known as Sumit to his home at eight.30 pm on the pretext of paying the month-to-month curiosity. There, Shaqeel and Wseem hit Sumit Thakur with a picket plank after which strangled him to dying, the official mentioned.
Waseem then known as Inderjeet who helped them to dispose the physique for Rs 10,000, he mentioned.
After the incident, Waseem and Shaqeel took Sumit Thakur’s two-wheeler and burnt it close to Apsara border, additionally they threw his cell phone and purse in a drain, police mentioned.
The automotive utilized in dumping the physique, the weapon of offence and Sumit Thakur’s two-wheeler have been recovered, they mentioned.