According to the police report, a man confessed that he killed his girl friend by slitting her throat and throwing the body into the canal after a tiff over money. The woman, a widow, was in a relationship with the accused.
Maneesh Mishra, , Superintendent of Police (City), told PTI that the woman, a resident Makanpur village in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district, had gone missing on August 6 and her family filed a complaint with the police.
She used to work at a spa.
During the investigation, the accused, Mustafa, told the police that he had met her a couple of months ago and subsequently developed a relationship.
“Of late, she started demanding money for her living expenditure, leading to frequent quarrels,” the accused added.
On August 6, he called her to his shop on the pretext of giving money and killed her by slitting her throat by a knife and threw the body into the canal, the police said.