An eight-month-old child was allegedly murdered by his mother in outer Delhi’s Aman Vihar area. The mother allegedly slit the infant’s throat and smashed his head.
According to police, the accused, Sarika, was mentally disturbed and was alone with her son Chirag when the alleged crime was committed.
At the time of the crime, Sarika’s two daughters, aged 7 and 12 years, were staying at their grandfather’s house. Her husband Hari Shankar is a vendor at weekly markets.
Police received a PCR call at Aman Vihar station at 2.15 in the morning today, informing them of a murder of an eight-month-old infant.
Police have registered a case under Section 302 of the IPC and arrested the mother of the infant.