Noose tightens around MLA,deceased’s sister reveals his relationship with victim

This was disclosed in the supplementary challan that was filed by the Panchkula police against the MLA and nine other accused in the case.

Written by Express News Service | Panchkula | Published: May 31, 2013 1:27 am

In what will tighten the noose around Doon MLA from Himachal Pradesh,Ram Kumar Chaudhary,police have recorded the statement of the deceased Hoshiarpur woman’s sister,in which she revealed that Chaudhary was in a relationship with the victim.

This was disclosed in the supplementary challan that was filed by the Panchkula police against the MLA and nine other accused in the case.

According to sources,the statement of the deceased’s sister was recorded in the challan,in which she stated the relationship between the Doon MLA and the victim.

“The statement becomes another valid evidence for us,” said a senior police official. He added that in the supplementary challan that had been presented in court against Chaudhary,police had also recorded the statement of the deceased’s father.

Sources also said that they had procured the digital video record footage from Jindal IVF and Sant Memorial Nursing Home,Chandigarh,to find whether the MLA in league with hospital staff erased some of the CCTV footage of the hospital to tamper with evidence. The 24-year-old victim reportedly underwent an abortion at the hospital before she was killed. “The video footage has been sent to a Forensic Science Laboratory for examination,” officials added.

The victim was allegedly found murdered in Sector 21,Panchkula,on November 22,2012,and investigations reportedly revealed that the MLA with his four other accomplices was in the same area,around the time of the murder.

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