The 25-year-old man, who was discovered hanging from a tree in Kurali’s Barodi village on Sunday, was the one who murdered the 40-year-old lady discovered lifeless within the village a day earlier than, police probe has established.
“It’s a case of affection triangle gone incorrect. The girl, a widow, had left the youth for an additional man. Dejected, he first killed her at her home on Saturday morning after which hanged himself from a tree,” stated Vivek Sheel Soni, senior superintendent of police (SSP), Mohali.
The girl, Harjinder Kaur, lived along with her two minor kids, a boy and a woman, on the village after the dying of her husband seven years in the past.
She was discovered lifeless exterior her home on Saturday morning with deep wounds inflicted by a sharp-edged weapon and a day later, the youth was discovered hanging from a tree, with a bike parked close by.
A police official, aware about the investigation, stated throughout probe, police examined their name particulars and located each had spoken on telephone earlier than the lady’s homicide, and the youth had a tattoo of the lady’s title on his arm.
SHO of the Kurali Sadar police station, inspector Bhagatveer Singh stated the youth’s physique was handed over to the relations after post-mortem.