IDUKKI: The police arrested a man, who has been on the run for allegedly murdering his lover and burying her physique contained in the kitchen of his dwelling in Panickankudi in Idukki, on Monday, 26 days after the incident.
The suspect, Binoy, 49, was hiding inside a plantation space in Idukki’s Perinchamkutty, the place the particular investigation group, patrolling in mufti, held him with the assist of native residents on Monday midday.
The cops had discovered the physique of Sindhu Babu, 45, buried contained in the kitchen of Binoy on September 3. The officers carried out a search in Binoy’s home based mostly on the grievance filed by Sindhu’s relations that she was lacking from her rented home in Panickankudi from August 12.
Sindhu was in a relationship with Binoy and alongside along with her youthful son Akhil was staying close to Binoy’s home, leaving her husband Babu. Nevertheless, Babu was lately recognized with most cancers and had sought remedy at Kottayam Medical Faculty Hospital. Sindhu had gone to see him there and likewise met him when he returned to Panickankudy.
Police suspect Sindhu’s sympathy over her husband had infuriated Binoy, which pressured him to kill her.
A day earlier than the homicide, when Akhil went to Binoy’s relative’s home, a brawl occurred between Sindhu and Binoy over the problem.
When Akhil got here again the following day (August 12), Sindhu was discovered lacking. Primarily based on the grievance filed by Sindhu’s relations on August 15, police referred to as Binoy for questioning. Nevertheless, Binoy fled the scene on August 16. The crime got here to mild when Sindhu’s brothers searched Binoy’s home on Friday and located a newly-built fire in his kitchen. After they dug it up, Sindhu’s fingers turned seen.
Later the police dug the 4-ft pit after demolishing the kitchen partitions on Saturday and her physique was discovered buried inside it.