74-year-old woman found murdered in her Oshiwara home
MUMBAI: A 74- year- old woman was murdered i n her f l at at Oshiwara on Thursday. The victim, Mumtaz Rashid Badshah, was alone at home when the assailant entered the house, tied her hands and slit her throat with a kitchen knife, the police said.
The motive is unclear and police are on the lookout for the yet unidentified attacker. Mumtaz stayed with her husband Abdul Rashid Badshah, 75, on the ground floor of Rizwan Apartment at Aksa Masjid Road near 24 Karat in Jogeshwari (West). The police said the inci- dent occurred between 10.30am and 12.30pm when her husband had gone out for work.
The Oshiwara police have questioned the domestic help and the security guard, Lallan Yadav, who was on duty at the time of the incident.
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