New Delhi, Nov 15: A fashion designer and her domestic servant were found murdered in Vasant Kunj area of the national capital.
The deceased has been identified as Mala Lakhani, 53, operated a boutique in Green Park and stayed in Vasant Kunj Enclave. She and her domestic help, Bahadur, 50, were stabbed multiple times, Deputy Commissioner of Police Devender Arya said.
In connection with the murder, three persons have been arrested. One of accused Rahul Anwar was a tailor at deceased fashion designer’s workshop. He committed the crime with two of his relatives in an attempt to loot.
“At around 2:45 am today,3 persons came to police station and disclosed that they’ve committed murder. Police immediately rushed to spot to verify facts. House owner Mala Lakhani and her servant Bahadur were found lying in a pool of blood”, the police stated.
According to the Delhi Police, Lakhani had set up a workshop in her house for cutting and tailoring. Accused Rahul was working as a tailor master there. He along with his associates Rahmat & Wasim made a plan to murder. They stole valuables from the house and left the spot in the car of the owner”.