Yet one other interfaith relationship ended with the demise of a Hindu lady in Ghaziabad, adjoining the nation’s capital, New Delhi. On August 31, Pinki Gupta was discovered useless beneath mysterious circumstances in her room within the Vishali space. Her household accused one Sakib Khan, who was in an alleged live-in relationship with the girl. Based on the grievance, the police arrested the prime accused on this case beneath expenses of abutment to suicide.
The police groups are additionally investigating the homicide angle following the assertion of the household. Other than this, the victim’s brother told Organiser that his sister was a victim of grooming and love jihad. We additionally discovered some posts from Pinki’s Instagram account that present how manipulated she was and likewise elevate suspicion over her Muslim buddy. From Pinki’s suicide observe to Sakib’s marital standing, this case has unfolded like a thriller e book.
How the girl’s physique was recovered?
Pinki Gupta labored as a receptionist at Red Rocks Gym in Sector 3, Vaishali and she or he lived in the identical locality. On August 31, she was discovered useless beneath mysterious circumstances. Pinki’s physique was discovered hanging from the ceiling fan in her personal room. The household alleged that her boyfriend, Sakib Khan, was accountable for her demise.
Pinki was acquainted with Saqib Khan on the fitness center, she has identified him for over 4 years, with their friendship reportedly evolving right into a romantic relationship over the past two years. According to members of the family, Khan visited Pinky’s dwelling that night time and subsequently fled the scene after committing the alleged homicide.
Upon the household’s request, the Kaushambi Police Station initiated an investigation and tried to apprehend Khan at his residence in Delhi’s Vinod Nagar. However, Khan managed to evade arrest upon seeing the police. Later, appearing on a tip-off the police arrested him.
What says the FIR?
An FIR (quantity 403) was registered on this case, on the Kaushabi police station of the Ghaziabad Commissionorate. Organiser accessed the copy and that is what Pinki’s brother Shivam told the police;
He told Pinki was dwelling in a flat in sector 3, Vaishali space. She was in a relationship with one Sakib for the previous four 4 years and beneath his affect, she left dwelling. They lived collectively.
Sakib used to torture, Pinki and power her to commit suicide. He was accompanied by his father, Mustafa, on this crime. On August 31, he visited her flat and after he left, Pinki’s physique was discovered hanging from the ceiling fan of her room.
As per the FIR, each Sakib and his father Mustafa have been booked beneath IPC Section 306 (abetment to suicide).
The Ghaziabad police additionally issued an official assertion informing concerning the arrest of the accused. The assertion might be seen under:
दिनांक 31.8.23 की रात्रि को थाना कौशाम्बी क्षेत्रान्तर्गत एक युवती द्वारा आत्महत्या किये जाने की सूचना प्राप्त हुई थी।शव को पोस्टमार्टम हेतु भेजकर परिजनों की तहरीर के आधार पर तत्काल अभियोग पंजीकृत किया गया था।अभियोग के मुख्य आरोपी को गिरफ्तार किया गया है।
बाइट~एसीपी इन्दिरापुरम pic.twitter.com/rVkJHGG9vX
— POLICE COMMISSIONERATE GHAZIABAD (@ghaziabadpolice) September 1, 2023
What says the victim’s household?
On September 2, this correspondent referred to as Pinki’s brother Shivam, who works as a driver in Delhi. His household lives in Vaishali and runs a fruit store. Pinki, who labored as a receptionist, additionally lived with the household however a while in the past she moved to a brand new flat that was a couple of kilometres from the place they lived.
Shivam mentioned, Pinki has identified this man (Sakib) for years, he used to go to their home and introduce himself as Banni. He by no means told them his unique title, Sakib Khan. Pinki used to name him a buddy and therefore they by no means questioned a lot about him.
He added, “A few months back, I came to know that Banni was actually Sakib Khan. So, I confronted her and told her that these Muslims cannot be trusted and, that she should cut all ties with him. But Pinki was adamant and manipulated to the extent that she could not listen to him. It was then, she left home”.
He added, “Pinki has been living in her new flat for the past few months only. The claims about her live-in relationship for four years with the man are not true. He had told the police that Sakib killed her and that she had known him for 4 years, not that she had been living with him for 4 years”.
He added, “She left the family almost three months back and only then he might have lived with her”.
He alleged, that Pinki had not dedicated suicide, as he believed Sakib had killed her. Her physique shared one other story, he added. It doesn’t seem like a suicide.
He accused Sakib’s father Mustafa who used to instigate Pinki to commit suicide, they’d been torturing her, he used to say, “Go kill yourself but leave Sakib”.
Pinki’s mom told media that, “He coerced her into a relationship by tricking her. It was at his instigation that she ended her life,” she alleged.
She cried, “Shakib should be hanged. We want justice. Shakib’s family members should also be jailed.”
This correspondent requested Shivami if he was conscious of the time period referred to as ‘Love Jihad’ to which he responded with a sure. He mentioned. “My sister has been a victim of love jihad. The man Sakib introduced himself as Banni, he lured her to a relationship and manipulated her to the extent that she stopped listening to the family members”.
He additionally added that, Sakib was a married man and that he discovered this out solely after he reached his home, whereas police groups had been raiding the locality to arrest him. He mentioned, “I had warned her. The moment I learned his true name I asked her to stop talking to him but she was crazy about him, he became her everything”.
An area newspaper has additionally quoted her suicide letter, which says, “I became a fool in your love, my family and friends kept telling me but I turned blind for you. I even decided to convert to Islam for you but you cheated on me. I am ashamed of myself, goodbye Sakib”. (The authenticity of the letter just isn’t confirmed but)
Pinki and Sakib’s Instagram
Organiser accessed the social media accounts of each the accused and the victim on September 2. Sakib’s Instagram bio reads, “A true Muslim” whereas Pinki’s bio reads, “A true Hindu”.
Pinki’s brother told this correspondent that he additionally runs a deal with with the title Baddi. Organiser couldn’t discover that account.
Organiser did discover some posts on Pinki’s deal with that present how she was groomed to consider in Islam. She has a childhood buddy, as confirmed by her brother Shivam, however he couldn’t precisely inform if Sakib was by some means linked to her.
Pinki has posted photos with this Muslim woman, and different photos within the Hijab with captions like, “Pyaar wahi jo izzat kare”, “Mommedian look” and so forth.
It is noteworthy that, the police groups are investigating the homicide angle. The CCTV footage of the locality may also be thought-about. The police have additionally recovered a diary from Pinki’s room, the contents of which aren’t made accessible within the media.
Another interfaith homicide
In May this yr, a ghastly homicide was reported from the Shahbad Dairy space of Delhi the place a minor Hindu woman was buldogened to demise by Mohammad Sahil. Sakshi was stabbed over 16 occasions and bludgeoned to demise with a cement slab allegedly by Sahil on May 28. A day later, Sahil was arrested by the police in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr. The 20-year-old was a fridge-AC repairing mechanic. Sahil and the minor victim had been allegedly in a relationship and had an argument a day earlier than the grisly homicide.