A 39-year-old engineer was stabbed to death with a kitchen knife allegedly by his wife at their Gurugram home. According to the police, couple’s two children were present in the house at the time of the incident. The children are currently under emotional stress after this horrific incident.
The deceased husband, Sachin, and his accused wife Gunjan, allegedly had a domestic quarrel on Friday, which resulted in the former’s murder. The victim was stabbed in the chest, as reported by NDTV. Preetpal Singh, SP, Crime, Gurugram Police said,
The incident was reported from Jyoti Park colony. A a domestic quarrel between a couple escalated; the wife stabbed the man with a knife that resulted in his death. We have filed a case under relevant sections of the IPC. The investigation is underway.
Husband’s Family Registers FIR
An FIR has been registered after Sachin’s brother, Neeraj, filed a complaint against his sister-in-law. Sachin’s sisters – Reshma and Shipli – have appealed for justice and pressed for immediate arrest of Gunjan. Demanding justice for her brother, Reshma said,
We demand that the woman be arrested and punished for what she did. We demand justice.
The 11-year-old girl is scared and being manipulated to speak what she has been taught by the mother. She says her father got knifed inadvertently, but that’s not true. He was stabbed by his wife.
According to the police, Sachin tried snatching the knife from his wife and that is when he got injured. He was then taken to a hospital by his brother but died due to excessive bleeding.
Sachin’s neighbour, Saroj Bhardwaj, in her statement said,
Sachin was a mild-mannered man. He used to come on Friday evening and would leave by Sunday. During that time, there were fights. We never heard Sachin’s voice, but Gunjan could be heard shouting. We would go to see what’s happening and invariably find the couple arguing in the room.