The weekend reported a chilling incident from Andhra Pradesh where a father of a girl allegedly killed her alleged lover and reportedly cut his body into pieces before burying the body. The incident reportedly took place on Friday when a man identified as Babu, aged 45, was arrested by the police for allegedly killing Dhanashekhar, aged 24, for allegedly being in love with his daughter. The alleged murder got reported from Pengaragunta village located in Palamaner Mandal of Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh.
According to police who have arrested Babu on Friday, Dhanashekhar was a friend of his daughter who he found with his daughter on Friday and in a fit of anger, lost control of his temperament and beat Dhanashekhar to death. The police informed that Dhanashekhar went missing from his house from May 22. The family searched for the boy but after unsuccessful attempts to find the boy, registered a complaint in Palamaner police station, police said.
The police could trace Dhanashekhar’s last location as Babu’s house and when Police reached out to Babu, he confessed his crime, police stated. According to police, Babu had gone to visit his field nearby his residence for a night stay. However, he returned unexpectedly for some work and which is when he heard some noise from his daughter’s room. Babu found Dhanashekhar in his daughter’s room and in a fit of anger allegedly kept beating Dhanashekhar until he died.
Police further stated that Babu dumped Dhanashekhar’s body in the nearby well in his field. However, the body floated on the surface of the water in the well after 3 days of its dumping. Babu subsequently removed Dhanashekhar’s body, cut it into pieces and buried it nearby in the ground. The police have recovered the body from the spot and have handed over the body to Dhanashekhar’s family after a postmortem was conducted on Dhanashekhar’s body.
The earlier lodged missing complaint at Palamaner police station is now altered into a murder case and Babu will be prosecuted for the crime committed by him on Dhanashekhar.