63-yr-old woman found mur­dered in SW Delhi

The Times of India (New Delhi edition) - - TIMES CITY -

New Delhi: A 63-year-old woman was mur­dered in her house in south­west Delhi’s Ch­hawala on Satur­day night. The woman’s throat was found slit with a sharp ob­ject.

Po­lice of­fi­cials said that the de­ceased, iden­ti­fied as Ba- santi, was found ly­ing in a pool of blood when her son came home. Ad­di­tional DCP Gau­rav Sharma con­firmed the in­ci­dent and said that a case of mur­der has been reg­is­tered.

Neigh­bours said that the woman was last seen get­ting wa­ter for her house­hold around 6.30pm when the wa­ter tan- kers had come in the so­ci­ety.

Around 8.30pm, her son re­turned from his job and knocked the door. When no­body an­swered, he forced open the door and found his mother’s body.

Po­lice sus­pect that the woman might have been mur­dered dur­ing a rob­bery bid.

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