Noida police have arrested a constable and an IT skilled in reference to the loss of life of a 26-year-old lady, whose physique was discovered inside a lodge in Noida on August 2, officers stated.
The police constable labored as a pc operator on the Noida Sector 49 police station whereas the IT skilled was the girl’s colleague in a number one MNC, the officers stated.
The lady was discovered lifeless contained in the lodge room on August 2 in a suspected case of suicide below Phase 2 police station space.
Her household later alleged foul play after which an FIR was lodged below Indian Penal Code Sections 376 (rape) and 302 (homicide) and the matter investigated, a police official stated.
“Both the police constable and the woman’s colleague were arrested on Friday evening. The three were mutual friends and the role of the two men has come to light in the death of the woman and the matter is being further probed,” the official stated.
Another colleague of the girl, who has additionally been named an accused within the FIR, is on the run and efforts are being made to arrest him, the official added.
Meanwhile, the arrested police constable has been suspended from service with instant impact and a departmental inquiry initiated in opposition to him, in accordance with officers.
On the household’s claims of rape and homicide, a senior official stated the autopsy report has dominated out rape and established that she died of “asphyxia as a result of antemortem hanging”.
Further investigation and authorized proceedings within the case are being carried out, police added.