July 26, 2019 8:07 am
Delhi Police opposed the application, informing the court that investigation was underway in the case.
July 19, 2019 2:08 pm
A murder case was then registered and it was transferred to the Crime Branch, which arrested Shukla on April 24. “Several viscera samples have been sent to the FSL; police are awaiting the report,” a police officer added.
July 15, 2019 12:04 pm
Jail sources say Apoorva does not show any sign of regret for allegedly "smothering and strangulating" Rohit Shekhar following an argument with him for drinking alcohol with his sister-in-law.
April 26, 2019 4:47 pm
The case had been transferred to the Crime Branch, which had arrested his wife Apoorva Shukla on charges of Tiwari's murder, citing a "turbulent and unhappy" marriage as the motive.
April 25, 2019 10:15 pm
Rohit's mother Ujjwala said Apoorva had issues with her son's concern for his family even during their courtship days and they had decided to take a break in December, 2017.
April 24, 2019 6:00 pm
Three days after his death, the Delhi Police on April 19, registered a murder case against unknown persons after Rohit’s autopsy report revealed that the cause of his death was “unnatural”.
April 23, 2019 1:50 am
According to Rohit’s mother Ujjwala Sharma, Apoorva was unhappy with Rohit’s friendship with the former officer and his wife.
April 22, 2019 1:46 am
Rohit's mother Ujjwala Sharma claimed there was tension between her son and his wife. According to her, Rohit was friends with an officer, who worked under N D Tiwari, and his wife, and this led to tensions at home
April 21, 2019 2:47 am
According to his uncle, while Rohit Shekhar was keen on carrying forward the political legacy of his father — who died last year — he was particularly interested in working for healthcare and education in remote areas.
April 20, 2019 10:44 am
Forensic experts, sources said, have told police that Shekhar died around 14 hours before he was taken to hospital on Tuesday. Police have seized two pillows from Shekhar’s and another room in his house in Defence Colony.