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Murder bid on husband: Woman, paramour held

Greater Noida: A woman in her early thirties and her paramour have been arrested in connection with an attempt to murder case of her husband in Surajpur area of Greater Noida. Cops said that the woman plotted conspiracy to eliminate her husband over her alleged extra marital affair.

According to police, the arrested persons have been identified as gym trainer Rohit Kashyap, a native of Burari area in Delhi, Rohan of Govindpuri area in Delhi and wife Shikha, native of Burari area.

The incident occurred on July 23, when the victim identified as Rajiv Verma, a sales manager at Oasis Venetia heights in site-c Surajpur area of Greater Noida had arrived his office around 12 pm and was taking out his bag from the car when he was shot by bike-borne assailants. "Two men driving on a black pulsar motorcycle stopped near him and opened indiscriminate fire on him. The victim survived but sustained four bullets in her hand and legs. Police lodged a case in connection with the incident and arrested three persons after sustained investigations," said police officials.

Vaibhav Krishna, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Gautam Buddh Nagar said that the woman wanted to eliminate her husband over her one-year long extra-marital affair with the gym trainer.

"During investigations, we got clues of involvement of victim's wife into the case and the investigating team went through her call details. A number which was being called frequently got surfaced. Police tracked down the accused and upon interrogating him he confessed to have committed the crime. Victim's wife was called for questioning who also confessed to crime," said Krishna.

"Upon interrogating the accused persons, it came to light that the woman had also given Rs 1 lakhs 20 thousand to Rohit to hire a contract killer and eliminate her husband Rajiv. Rohit involved his friend Rohan into the crime and both of them opened fire on Rajiv outside his office on the day of incident," added Krishna.

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