Nikita Tomar homicide case: Haryana courtroom pronounces accused Tausif, Rehan responsible | India Information
New Delhi: The district periods courtroom in Faridabad on Wednesday (March 24) pronounced the accused, Tausif and Rehan, responsible in Nikita Tomar homicide case.
The quantum of punishment can be selected March 26.
Tausif shot 20-year-old Tomar in broad daylight on October 26, 2020. The trial for this homicide case started on December 1, 2020.
Azharuddin alias Azru, who was arrested on fees of supplying the country-made pistol used within the homicide, was acquitted.
The unlucky incident came about in Faridabad’s Ballabgarh area. The 2 accused tried abducting Nikita and when she resisted them one in all them pulled out a pistol and shot point-blank at her. The sensational crime was even captured by somebody over the cell phone, the footage of which went viral over social media.
The police have arrested Tausif, the primary accused, and Rehan for allegedly killing the sufferer exterior her school.
The incident triggered protests with college students and locals blocking the street to Sohna on the next day.
Tausif, after his arrest, confessed to police that he shot Nikita as she was about to get married to a different individual. Preliminary investigation into the homicide case has revealed that Tausif has been harassing Nikita for a very long time.
His braveness was elevated as a result of he comes from a strong political household, and this inspired him to go forward to serve his motive.
His household hails from the Mewat area, which within the latest few years has emerged as the largest centre of crime in addition to radical Islam in India.
A Particular Investigation Group (SIT) took over the case. A risk of ‘love jihad’ was probed by the SIT as Nikita Tomar’s household alleged that Tausif was continuously forcing her for the wedding and get transformed to Islam.