SRINAGAR: In a case of unprecedented brutality in Budgam, a 45-year-old married carpenter has killed a 30-yr-old unmarried woman of Soibug at his home in Mohanpora (Ompora), chopped off her head, sliced the body into pieces and dumped the same at different spots, police said on Sunday.
The police added that on March 8, one Tanveer Ahmad Khan of Soibug Budgam submitted an application to the Police Post Soibug, stating that his sister (name withheld), age 30 years left for the coaching classes on March 7 but didn’t return home. Accordingly, police said that a missing report was registered and the investigation was started.
“Police rounded up several suspects including Shabir Ahmad Wani son of Abdul Aziz Wani of Mohandpora Budgam. After sustained interrogation, Shabir confessed to having murdered the missing girl,” it said.
To hide his crime, the police said, the culprit had cut the body into pieces and buried them at different locations. “On his disclosure, the parts have been recovered. Medico-legal formalities are underway, and the investigation is on,” police said.