|
|
|
|
|
24th Zulqada 1435 | Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
Crime and Accident

Boyfriend of MBA student who committed suicide arrested

Thursday, 6 December 2012
Comments(0)
December 06:

Four days after an MBA student allegedly ended her life by jumping off the sixth floor of a building in suburban Santacruz, her boyfriend whom she secretly 'married' was arrested for allegedly abetting her suicide, the police said today. According to the police, the accused Umashankar Khushwah had allegedly been harassing the victim to quit studies and move to his village with him as his wife. The accused was produced before a local court which remanded him to police custody till December 10. The 24-year-old victim, Sonal Bagade, had jumped off the sixth floor balcony of Shree Samarth Building at Santacruz East on Sunday, December 2. According to the Vakola police, Khushwah met Sonal Bagade via the internet around two months ago, following which they started speaking over phone. While her divorced mother who works as a nurse stayed out working during the day, Khushwah used to visit Sonal's residence at D'Mello Compound in Santacruz. About a fortnight before Sonal committed suicide, the duo "married" at the girl's residence. "Khushwah had been forcing Sonal to give up her studies and live with him in his village in Uttar Pradesh as his wife. She was frustrated due to this, as she wanted to continue her studies. The two used to often fight over the matter," an officer at Vakola police station said. The police said that Khushwah admitted harassing the girl that led to her taking the drastic step. Khushwah, the police said, is a native of Uttar Pradesh living in Gamdevi, South Mumbai and working in an Andheri-based private firm. After learning about the girl's "marriage", Sonal and her mother moved to a relative's sixth floor rented apartment at Samarth Society in Santacruz East where she ended her life. PTI

Latest News

Yemen agrees on truce with rebels: UN envoy

The United Nations envoy to Yemen, Jamal bin Omar said late Saturday that he had brokered a ceasefir ...

Asian Games 2014: India assured of a medal...

In women's squash India's Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinnapa won their respective matches to reach quarters. The draw has pitted them to ...

Maha polls: BJP rejects Sena's 155-12...

A day after the ice was broken, Shiv Sena and BJP leaders today held talks to end the tangle over seat-sharing for Maharashtra Assembly poll ...

Related News

36 Indonesian women detained with fake Ind...

A group of 36 Indonesian women has been detained here for allegedly carrying and circulating fake Indian currency, which they claimed to hav ...

Refused money to buy liquor, man kills self

A 70-year-old man allegedly committed suicide today in East Singhbhum district after his son did not give him money to buy liquor, the polic ...

Journalist assaulted by Goa cruise operator

A journalist Saturday complained to the police claiming he was assaulted and his camera smashed by a ...

Post new comment

To combat spam, please enter the code in the image.

Rs. 26340 (Per 10g)

Opinion Poll
Do you think Modi saying Muslims patriotic, a diplomatic statement?
YesNoCan't say

Matrimony | Photos | Videos | Search | Polls | Archives | Advertise | Letters

© The Siasat Daily, 2012. All rights reserved.
Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Abids, Hyderabad - 500001, AP, India
Tel: +91-40-24744180, Fax: +91-40-24603188
contact@siasat.com