The wife of an Indian Army Major was found dead on Saturday with her throat slit on a street at Brar Square in south-west Delhi, close to the cantonment area, the police said.
An official vehicle assigned to the Major dropped her outside the hospital. When the driver went to pick her up, he was told that the woman had not turned up for the physiotherapy session on Saturday, the police said.
The police got a call from passers-by about a body on the road. When they went to the spot, they found the woman’s throat had been slit.
The Major was also immediately informed, the police said.
Army Major was arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut today in connection with the murder of the wife of a fellow officer .Major Nikhil Handa, who is currently posted in Nagaland’s Dimapur and arrested from Meerut, is being brought to Delhi for further investigation. According to the police, he was “obsessed” with the woman and wanted to marry her.