Uttarakhand BJP Leader

BJP Chief's Son Arrested: Uttarakhand BJP chief's son arrested for homicide at resort

Senior BJP chief Vinod Arya’s son, Pulkit Arya, has been arrested for the homicide of a 19-year-old lady from Pauri Garhwal who labored at a resort he owns at Yamkeshwar, Rishikesh, in Haridwar district. He had reported her lacking on Monday, as did her household, nevertheless it later turned out he’d killed her with assist from two workers members, who’ve been arrested too, police stated. 

The physique is but to be discovered — search was on in Cheela Canal, a close-by water channel — and police are probing the motive.

State police chief Ashok Kumar defined, “The preliminary FIR was registered by the resort proprietor (Pulkit Arya) and the lady’s household. In Uttarakhand, we’ve a system of the patwari (land income official) registering FIRs. That is the place it was registered as the realm (the place the lady lived) would not fall below common police stations.”

Addressing allegations of delay in motion, he stated, “As soon as the case was transferred to us, we labored it out inside 24 hours — the resort proprietor turned out to be accused. Additional investigation is on.”