Former mannequin Divya Pahuja’s physique which was recovered on Saturday from a canal in Haryana’s Fatehabad district, 11 days after she was shot useless at a Gurugram resort, was recognized by a tattoo on her again, sources stated.
“The body in a decomposing state was recovered from the Bhakra canal in Tohana, ” Assistant Commissioner of Police (Crime) Varun Dahiya stated.
A clue relating to the whereabouts of the physique was revealed after the arrest of Balraj Gill, who alongside together with his affiliate Ravi Banga had fled with Divya’s physique.
With the assistance of 25 groups of NDRF, the police launched a seek for the physique from Patiala to Khanauri in Fatehabad.
The police despatched a photograph of the physique to Divya’s household, following which they recognized it to be hers because of the tattoo, the sources stated.
After the affirmation, the police took possession of the physique.
Divya was shot useless in room quantity 111 of the City Point Hotel close to the Gurugram bus stand on January 2.
According to the police, Divya and Abhijeet Singh, the proprietor of the City Point Hotel, had been in a relationship and the latter her in a match of rage after she refused to delete a few of his objectionable photographs from her cell phone.
Balrajhad earlier stated that he together with Ravi had thrown Divya’s physique into the Bhakra Canal close to Patiala, Punjab.
It is speculated that the useless physique might need washed away into Haryana.
Balraj is being delivered to Gurugram on a three-day transit remand.
He disclosed that after throwing the physique into the Bhakra Canal, they deserted the BMW used within the crime on the Patiala bus stand.
According to police sources, Balraj revealed that on the evening of January 2, he and Ravi had left Gurugram with the physique within the BMW.
After they deserted the automotive in Patiala, they first went to Udaipur in a taxi.
After this, the police traced each the accused and came upon that they had been staying in a resort in Udaipur.
By the time the police crew reached Udaipur, each the accused escaped from there and returned to Chandigarh.
From Chandigarh, Balraj and Ravi boarded a practice and reached Howrah, following which they parted methods
On Thursday, a Look Out Circular (LOC) was issued by the Gurugram Police for Balraj and Ravi amid the opportunity of them fleeing overseas.
The very subsequent day, the airport police arrested Balraj from Kolkata.
Ravi, nevertheless stays absconding.
The others which have been arrested within the case are Abhijeet, his aides Om Prakash, Hemraj, and a lady Megha, who assist the principle accused to discard the homicide weapon paperwork and different private belongings of the sufferer.