Shimla:Congress MLA from Doon constituency ,Ram Kumar Chaudhary who has been arrested on charges of a girl’s murder has reportedly confessed his involvement in Jyoti Devi’s murder. Police interrogation has revealed how Ram Kumar Chaudhary and his accomplices mercilessely killed Jyoti.
Ram Kumar Chaudhary during his interrogation told the police that Jyoti was first beaten up mercilessly by him and his accomplices Gurmit Singh, Paramjit Singh and Dharampal inside his car ( HR 49 B 7171) . She was thrown out of the car when she fell unconscious. Another accused Tilak Raj alias Tikka tried to crush her head under a truck to confuse police and to given an idea that the victim died of an accident . The truck was later taken to Udaipur in Rajasthan. The police will take the accused MLA to Rajasthan to recover the truck used in the murder.
Haryana police has already recovered the car used by the accused MLA in the murder. His handwriting samples have also been recorded to match with the bank cash deposit slips vide which the cash amounting to Rs 1,10,500 was deposited on different dates in break ups in victims ICICI bank account.
The police told the court that other accused Gurmit Singh, Paramjit Singh and Dharampal have fled to West Bengal and are currently hiding in Kolkata. The accused MLA also owns a transport business which has its branch in Kolkata also. The Haryana police on Monday got the police remand of the accused MLA extended till January 18 as they want to interrogate him for more time to recover the conclusive evidences.
Sources said the police during the investigation has also found Ram Kumar Chaudhary’s hair on the sweater of victim. The hair samples have been sent for a DNA test and will be matched with Ram Kumar’s actual hair samples.
The police told the court that Ram Kumar Chaudhary , who developed an intimate relationship with Jyoti, was being blackmailed by her after she became pregnant . Jyoti used to compell him to spend more and more time with her. In his confession Ram Kumar Chaudhary has allegedly said that he decided to finish her as she had threatened to expose him . According to the police Jyoti’s abortion was carried out at Jindal Nursing Home, Sector 20, Chandigarh. Ram Kumar is said to have accompanied her posing as her husband.
Despite the henious crime committed by its MLA , Congress has not taken any action against him.Congress leaders refused to comment on the issue .
“This case has affected the party’s image .Law will take its course,” chief minister Virbhadra Singh said .