Delhi: Man stabs 18-year-old girl for forcing him to marry her

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A stabbing incident was reported on Friday morning in T-block near Mangolpuri locality of east Delhi. Local police reached at the spot and found that 18-year-old Pooja (name changed) was shifted to SGM Hospital with severe injuries on her neck

At SGM Hospital, doctors on duty immediately shifted her to the operation theatre for surgery. On the basis of the account of an eyewitness, a case for attempt to murder was registered and investigation was initiated.
Investigations revealed that a person identified as Rahul, a resident of Sultanpur Majra, was seen fleeing from the spot soon after the incident. The victim, who is a student of class 12, has been known to be a close friend of Rahul.

Based on a tip off, the police arrested Rahul from a fish market near U-Block, Mangolpuri at about 1 pm. Upon interrogation he admitted his involvement in the crime.
Police said that Rahul was in a relationship with Pooja since 2014 and that she was persuading him to marry her. However, Rahul did not want to marry Pooja. In order to shut her up, he took a knife and slit her throat and fled from the spot.
The police have recovered the knife and the clothes worn by the accused. Sources said that Rahul, is unemployed and that he was the son of a constable with the Delhi police.