Within the criticism letter dated November 23, 2020, Walkar additionally alleged that Poonawala used to beat her up and his mother and father had been conscious of it
Mumbai: Name centre worker Shraddha Walkar had two years in the past complained to police in Maharashtra that her live-in accomplice Aaftab Poonawala, who’s accused of brutally murdering her, tried to kill her and she or he feared he would reduce her into items and throw her away, an official stated right here on Wednesday.
Within the criticism letter dated November 23, 2020, Walkar additionally alleged that Poonawala used to beat her up and his mother and father had been conscious of it.
Poonawala (28) allegedly strangled his live-in accomplice Walkar and sawed her physique into 35 items which he saved in a 300-litre fridge for nearly three weeks at his residence in South Delhi’s Mehrauli space earlier than dumping them throughout town over a number of days previous midnight. The homicide occurred in Might this yr.
Walkar was a local of Vasai city in Maharashtra’s Palghar district.
In her criticism to Tulinj police in Palghar in November 2020, Walkar alleged that, “Poonawala has been abusing me and beating me up.”
“At this time he tied to kill me by suffocating me and he scares and blackmails me that he’ll kill me reduce me up in items and throw me anyway. It has been six months he has been hitting me. However did I not have the center to go to police as a result of he would threaten to kill me,” Walkar stated within the criticism.
“His mother and father are conscious that he beats me and that he tried to kill me,” she advised the police.
Walkar additionally stated within the letter that Poonawala’s mother and father knew about them residing collectively they usually visited them on weekends.
“I lived with him until date as we had been alleged to get married anytime quickly and had the blessing of his household. Henceforth, I’m not keen to dwell with him so any sort of bodily injury ought to be thought of coming from him as he has been blackmailing me to kill me or damage me at any time when he sees me wherever,” she acknowledged within the letter.
On Tuesday, Poonawala underwent a polygraph check after a courtroom gave permission to the Delhi Police, whereas investigators discovered extra proof, together with blood stains within the flat the place each lived.
Poonawala advised a Delhi courtroom on Tuesday that he acted within the “warmth of the second” and that it was not “deliberate”, in line with Abinash Kumar, the lawyer representing the accused.
Kumar later stated after chatting with Poonawala that he “by no means confessed within the courtroom that he killed Walkar”.
Sources stated a questionnaire was ready for the polygraph check in order that the sequence of occasions within the grotesque killing could be ascertained.