Guwahati: Ashmina Khatun, who was murdered on Monday at her rented home in Kamrup district by her ex-boyfriend after she allegedly refused his marriage proposal, was allegedly raped earlier than being killed.
The 24-year-old woman from Assam’s Nagaon district was allegedly raped a number of occasions by her ex-boyfriend, 18-year-old Anand, earlier than being murdered at her rented home in North Guwahati’s Bhetamukh space.
This was revealed by Anand’s good friend and confederate within the crime Dipu Kumar, after he was arrested by the Gauripur police late on Tuesday.
Dipu Kumar, a resident of Bihar, informed the police that he, together with Anand, got here to Ashmina’s home at round 12 midnight of Sunday. After getting into the home of Ashmina, Anand raped her a number of occasions earlier than strangling her to loss of life. Kumar admitted to holding the sufferer’s ft whereas Anand killed her.
Chatting with EastMojo, Kamrup deputy superintendent of police Hitesh Chandra Ray stated, “Anand and Ashmina had an affair prior to now and the previous wished to marry her however she rejected his marriage proposal as she was in a relationship with one other man. Anand couldn’t settle for this and in a match of rage, he killed Ashmina to avenge the betrayal.”
After committing the crime, each the boys escaped by way of the window of Ashmina’s room and acquired separated.
Nevertheless, Dipu Kumar was arrested by the police the subsequent day whereas the principle accused within the sensational rape and homicide case remains to be at massive.
In the meantime, the police have launched a large manhunt to nab the prime accused, Anand, who’s a local of Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur.
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