Police arrested Mohammed Sonu and Uma Singh in Ghaziabad for killing a 29-year-old woman and a 16-year-old teenager and torturing three children Is arrested. The incident was carried out on Saturday (February 6, 2021) at Saraswati Vihar area in Ghaziabad.
according to the report, The victims have been identified as Dolly Thakur (32) and Anshu Kumari (16). Dolly, a resident of Saraswati Vihar, was at her home with her three children. Anshu Kumari, a Class 9 student and private tutor, was teaching her three children at the time of the incident. Accused Uma, a distant relative of Dolly, along with her lover Mohammad Sonu, planned to rob the victim.
The two reached Dolly’s house at 8:30 Saturday night and confounded the victim. After drinking the tea, he closed the door from inside and forced Dolly at gunpoint. After this Sonu used .32 caliber pistol in Dolly’s stomach and teenager Anshu’s head. Shot down. The accused then tried to kill 5-year-old Rudra and his sisters, Gauri and Meenakshi. However, Mohammad Sonu’s gun was jammed and he brutally tortured all three children.
Case filed against the accused, the condition of one victim is critical
The culprit inflicted fatal injuries on children with a screwdriver, grinding stone and a knife. After this, Uma and Sonu fled from there leaving them in an injured state. At around 9:30 pm, Dolly’s husband Mahesh Thakur and his father-in-law returned home when they saw Dolly dead and the three children injured. He lodged a complaint at Mussoorie Police Station.
A case was registered against the accused under sections 302, 307, 380, 394 and 411 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against unknown people and relevant sections of the Arms Act were imposed. The children were taken to Yashoda Hospital in Nehru Nagar for medical treatment. Doctors told 9-year-old Meenakshi is in critical condition, while Rudra and Gauri are stable.
Accused Uma arrested from her residence
SP (Rural) Iraj Raja told, “The most important clue was given by one of the two girls who told that ‘Amma’ (referring to Uma Singh) had come home. The children used to call the suspected woman by this name. He also called Mohammad Sonu a ‘tailor uncle’. “
Meanwhile, the police raided Uma’s house in the Red Quarter area where he confessed to his crime. She said in a video statement, “Dolly was the granddaughter of my mother-in-law and her children used to call me ‘Amma’. We had been planning a robbery for a long time. Saturday night we went to Dolly’s house and drank tea there too. Sonu later locked them in a room and shot the teenage girl and then Dolly. Then, he hit the children with a knife and a grinding stone from the kitchen. “
Police caught Mohammed Sonu after an encounter
Unlike Uma, Mohammad Sonu was planning to flee to Ghaziabad. A total of five police teams were deployed to nab him. On Sunday (February 7, 2021), when he was spotted by police near Dasna, the accused opened fire. Sonu was injured and apprehended after the police retaliated. Police collected cash, jewelry and a pistol from him Recovered.