2 more held for multiple murders in Delhi

Last Updated: Thu, Dec 07, 2017 21:40 hrs

New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) A day after the arrest of five criminals, Delhi Police on Thursday arrested two more persons for the brutal killings here of an elderly woman and her three daughters besides their security guard who was an accomplice in the crime but ended up getting murdered too.

Deepak and Nitin, both aged 30, are residents of Loni in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad and Mandoli in Delhi. They were arrested in Loni early on Thursday after police teams raided at their hideout, police said.

The police had, on Tuesday arrested five criminals -- Anuj, Vikas, Sunny, Neeraj and Vickey -- from Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh in connection with the murder, in October, of Urmila Jindal, 82, and her daughters, Nupur, 48, Sangeeta, 56, Anjali, 38, and their security guard Rakesh.

The guard, Rakesh, 42, had helped the accused to get into the residence of the Jindals in east Delhi's Mansarovar Park

Once they had killed all the women and looted the house of cash and jewellery, the killers feared the guard might crack under police interrogation and ended up killing him too. His own son, Anuj, pounced on the father and murdered him.

The gory crime took place on the night of October 6-7 in the two-storey building of Jindal Oil Mills where over 40 persons of the same family stay.

--IANS

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