In a shocking incident, a girl murdered five people including three of her family in a planned manner with the help of her lover to marry him. In a major breakthrough, Bulandshahar police cracked the murder case of five people and arrested the girl and her boyfriend in this connection.
Police informed that the incident took place on August 25 when seven members of Raje’s family had left for Badaun from Greater Noida’s Nawada to pay obeisance to Peer Baba Mazaar.
Later, reports came that five people were died including Preeti’s father Raje, her mother and her aunt after the car in which they were travelling fell into Ganga river in Bulandshahr while they were returning to home. Out of the five killed, four bodies have been recovered and one went missing, they added.
Police told that Raje’s daughter Preeti had served water laced with sedatives to her family members as well as driver and Maulana (priest) who accompanied them after they had offered ‘chaadar’ at dargah in Badaun. She had mixed 30 sleeping pills in the water bottle, they said.
After drinking the water, three of the relatives of Preeti stayed back at dargah and she asked the driver to drop other members including father, two aunts and priest to home. As they fell unconscious while sitting in the car. Meanwhile, she had called his boyfriend Sonu there. With his help she pushed the vehicle into the river while they were on the way to home, said police.
Both Preeti and her lover left the place and stayed at a hotel in Meerut for few days and later reached Allahabad court to apply for court marriage, said SP Abhishek Yadav.
They were arrested when they returned to Bulandshar from Allahabad, he added.
Notably, SP also told that Preeti used to act as she has been under influence of some evil spirit for which her family used to travel to Badaun to get her treated.