Revealed:November 1, 2017 1:00 am
A 25-YEAR-OLD girl, who allegedly killed her mom and 15-day-old daughter “in a match of rage”, was arrested in Baruipur space of South 24 Parganas on Tuesday. Sources within the police mentioned the incident was dropped at gentle after A Molla, husband of the arrested Murshida Bibi, reached residence Monday night time and located his spouse, mother-in-law Chhayera Bewa and daughter lacking.
He then alerted members of the family, together with Murshida’s brother Karim Molla, and initiated a search within the space. The household discovered Murshida — along with her arms and toes sure — inside a septic tank connected to their home, mentioned a police officer. Whereas Karim knowledgeable the police, the household continued the search. They quickly discovered Chhayera’s physique in a paddy area adjoining to the home, with extreme accidents on her head, the officer mentioned.
Quickly, police reached the spot, and a case was registered beneath sections 302 (homicide), and 201 (inflicting disappearance of proof of offence) of the IPC at Uttorvag police station. Whereas questioning Murshida, the police personnel grew to become suspicious upon discovering discrepancies in her solutions. “She was additional interrogated, following which she broke down and confessed to murdering her mom and daughter. She additionally mentioned the place she had hidden her daughter’s physique,” a police officer mentioned.
“Murshida has confessed to the homicide of her mom Chhayera Bewa and her new child daughter. On the idea of her assertion, her daughter’s physique was present in a close-by banana plantation. She suffers from behavioral problems, and has a historical past of violent behaviour. She had tried suicide up to now. This time, she had an argument along with her mom, and killed her in a match of rage with a pointy weapon. She then suffocated her 15-day-old daughter,” mentioned Baruipur Superintendent of Police Arijit Sinha.
Police suspect that Murshida had hidden herself within the septic tank, and tied her personal arms and toes collectively, to deflect suspicion. Nevertheless, after confessing to the crime, she allegedly informed police officers that she had jumped into the tank with the intention to commit suicide.
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