Gurugram-A staff of Gurugram Police on Thursday arrested an absconding accused Balraj Gill — in reference to the homicide of Divya Pahuja, a former Gurugram-based mannequin and girlfriend of slain gangster Sandeep Gadoli, in West Bengal, an official mentioned.
According to sources, Gill was planning to flee overseas however was nabbed by the police earlier than he may escape.
On Wednesday, the Gurugram Police had issued a lookout round and a reward of Rs 50, 000 every towards Gill and one other accused, Ravi Banga, who continues to be on the run.
Divya Pahuja, 27, was allegedly shot lifeless on January 2 by Abhijeet Singh, the proprietor of Hotel City Point, the place she was staying.
According to the police, Divya and Abhijeet had been in a relationship and the latter killed the girl in a match of rage after she refused to delete a few of his objectionable photographs from her cell phone.
Balraj and Ravi — Abhijeet’s pals, are suspected to have dumped Divya’s lifeless physique someplace in Punjab.
During the investigation, the police discovered that Balraj Gill, a resident of Sector-5, Panchkula, and Ravi Banga, a resident of Gurudwara Road Model Town, Hisar, had been concerned within the homicide.
In reference to Divya’s homicide, the police have to this point arrested 5 individuals together with the prime accused, Abhijeet Singh, his aides Om Prakash, Hemraj, Balraj Gill and a lady, Megha.
The girl had helped Abhijeet in hiding, throwing away the homicide weapon, paperwork, and private belongings of Divya Pahuja.
Om Prakash and Hemraj had helped Abhijeet to tug Divya’s physique into the boot of a BMW automobile.
Later, Balraj and Ravi fled with the physique. Megha advised the police that when she reached the resort on January 2, she seen Divya’s physique.
Abhijeet then requested her to eliminate the belongings of the deceased girl, however she was too scared to comply with his directions, sources mentioned.
According to sources, Megha was working with an internet meals supply firm.
Police mentioned that Divya’s physique may need been dumped close to Patiala.
The police have recovered the BMW automobile which was used to take the physique to Patiala however haven’t recovered the physique but. During questioning, Abhijeet advised the police that Divya used to blackmail him and in addition extorted cash.
Divya got here involved with Abhijeet by a jailed gangster, Binder Gujjar.
Binder Gujjar is alleged to be the prime conspirator within the alleged “fake encounter” of gangster Sandeep Gadoli, together with the Gurugram Police, which came about in Mumbai in 2016.
Divya was the prime accused within the case. Later, she was arrested in reference to the gangster’s homicide, and she or he spent seven years in jail.
She was granted bail final 12 months in June by the Bombay High Court.
Divya’s household has alleged that her homicide was conspired by Sandeep Gadoli’s members of the family, together with Abhijeet.