Jamshedpur, Feb 19: City police has solved the case of recovery of mutilated body of a woman inside a bag along NH-33 near Pardih Kali Mandir on Friday by arresting lover of the woman and two other accused.
Those who have been arrested in the case were identified as Mohammad Mansur Alam alias Badshah (34), Kaushik Dutta (28) and Salma Bibi, all residents of Kitadih locality in suburban Parsudih thana area.
The murdered woman has been identified as Telco resident Kajal Kumari.
According to police, the woman was murdered by her lover Mansoor Alam alias Badshah who is already married with help from her wife Salma Bibi and Salma’s lover Koushik Dutta. All the three have been sent to judicial custody on Friday.
Police informed that Mansoor Alam and Kajal Kumari had an affair for several years while Mansoor had married Salma 12 years and in the meantime Mansoor got to know that Salma had a lover Koushik Dutta and then Mansoor started living with Kajal Kumari at Adityapur since December 2020.
“During probe we found that Badshah’s wife Salma had developed a relationship with Kaushik since the past six months. But as she had the knowledge of her husband staying with another girl in a live-in relationship, she wanted to teach the woman a lesson and had sought Kaushik to help her in killing Kajal, ” said Arshi.
The Seraikela-Kharsawan SP said as Salma and Kaushik were planning a conspiracy to kill Kajal, Badshah joined hands with them in the murder conspiracy.
According to Arshi, the three — Badshah, Kaushik and Salma killed Kajal at her rented house in Telco on January 22 night and the next morning, Badshah and Kaushik dropped the body having stuffed in a trolley bag in a ditch along the NH-33 behind Pardih Kali temple.
However, Salma did not like both Mansoor and Kajal Kumari staying together and started instigating Mansoor to murder Kajal. Mansoor was also frustrated at the arrogant nature of Kajal Kumari and decide to eliminate her.
Mansoor took Kajal Kumari and reached Bhikari Maidan in Bagbera wehre Salma and Koushik Dutta were present from before and all of them killed Kajal Kumari by beating with lathis and took the body and kept at the Adityapur house and afterward kept the body in a bag and Salma and Koushik took the bag and dropped it along NH-33 on a bike.
The police have recovered three cell phones, a stick, a ‘duppata’ and a motorcycle that had been used in the murder.
Police caught Mansoor on the basis CCTV footages after which police took him to the house of Kajal Kumari’s resident where the parents told that after she eloped they did not brought the matter to the local thana. On the confession of Mansoor two others were also nabbed.