New Delhi, Dec 17: The Patiala House Court on Monday filed a charge sheet against Major Nikhil Handa in the Shailja Dwivedi murder case.
Charges have framed for murder (302 IPC) and destruction of evidence (201 IPC). The court will begin prosecution evidence on January 19.
The charge sheet filed by Delhi police revealed that a night before the incident, he had watched various videos on Youtube on how to kill someone, which indicate his intention to murder his wife Shailja Dwivedi.
According to police, the murder was pre-planned.
A 35-year-old Shailaja, who was the wife of Handa’s colleague, was found with her throat slit at Brar Square on June 23 this year.
Handa was arrested on June 24 in connection with the murder.