‘ Court gives in 3 days police custody’
Udaipur : Rajsamand police on Monday arrested a man who had stabbed his estranged wife to death two days ago. Deepesh so JagdishChandra Joshi, resident of Bada Bhanuja in Khamnor block, was arrested by Kankroli police team who also recovered the murder weapon and the motorcycle on which the accused had fled after killing his wife. Later noon, he was produced before the court which gave him in 3 days of police custody.
The victim Sharda Dadwal was a resident of Khamnor and she was married to Deepesh, however they separated 7 years ago and since she had been in a live-in-relationship with one Shailesh Joshi. The couple lived in a rented house at Housing Board colony in GovindNagar. Sharda had a son Raunak from her first marriage and the boy lived with his father Deepesh while she had a daughter Khushi with Shailesh. “ Shailesh worked in Kuwait and therefore the woman lived alone with her daughter here. On Saturday, Deepesh went to her home in a bike and barged inside. Sharda even called her neighbours for help and when the people tried to stop Deepesh, he threatened them not to intervene claiming that it was their personal matter. He forced Sharda to sign the divorce papers but when she refused, the accused stabbed her and fled” SHO, Kankroli police station said. The woman bled profusely who was referred to Udaipur hospital but she died during treatment.