ASP Manoj Kumar Rai said nude body of woman, Mamta alias Hemlata, was found at Meghna Lounge.
During investigation, it came to fore that she had gone to the room which was hired by one Snehil Mishra, a resident of Block Road, Aligarh, UP. Mishra even produced his identity card of ‘Voice of Luknow’. Police launched a thorough investigation in to the blind murder case on the directive of SSP A Sai Manohar.
During investigation, the police came to know that the accused was actually one Ashu alias Ashwini ( 35), a resident of Etaah, Uttar Pradesh. A team was sent to Etaah but he was not present at the address.
Etaah police booked his wife under Section 376 and Rs 10,000 was kept on her arrest.
Service of local police sought to get more information.
After some time, Hari Parvat police managed to arrest the culprit.
During investigation, Ashwini said that he had hired an auto- rickshaw of Indore to hire her. But, she spit on him during foreplay forcing him to strangulate her.