A BJP chief’s son who owns a resort in Yamkeshwar block of Pauri district and his two staff have been arrested on Friday allegedly for killing a 19-year-old girl who had been lacking for the previous few days, police mentioned.
The girl labored as a receptionist on the resort.
Pulkit Arya is the son of Vinod Arya, a BJP chief from Haridwar, and a former chairman of Uttarakhand Mati Kala Board. Vinod Arya has been granted a state minister’s rank however holds no publish within the authorities.
Pulkit Arya, the resort proprietor, supervisor Saurabh Bhaskar, and assistant supervisor Ankit Gupta have been arrested after they confessed to having killed the girl and thrown her physique into the Cheela Canal, Pauri Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Shekhar Chandra Suyal advised PTI.
Initially, they tried to mislead the police, however when interrogated sternly they confessed to the crime, the ASP mentioned.
A crew has been despatched to seek for the girl’s physique within the canal, he mentioned, including the case was cracked inside 24 hours of being transferred from the income police to common police.
A lacking grievance had been lodged at a income police outpost after she was not present in her room by her mother and father on Monday morning.
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