In an alarming incident, a 26-year old woman, the fashion designer was attacked by her ex-driver with a knife in South Delhi’s Malviya Nagar.
The woman is battling with her life after the former driver stabbed her with a knife outside her residence in Malviya Nagar in the afternoon time on Sunday.
It was reported that Anil (driver) was hired by the victim’s family last year. But within 10 days he was fired because of his “behavioral issues”.
According to the victim’s mother Rekha, the driver has rung the bell of their second-floor apartment around 1:30 pm in the afternoon on Sunday. Confused victim’s mother asks the sacked driver why he came, to this Anil replied that he had started working in their neighborhood and asks her to move her car as it was blocking the way of his new employer’s vehicle.
Following this, Kaveri (victim) went down to move the car. When Kaveri was about to open the door of her car to park the car, Anil allegedly attacked her with a knife.
The eyewitness who is also a neighbor of the victim informed the police.
A senior police official said in a statement, a PCR call was received at 2 pm notifying the incident at Shivalik Apartments.
The victim was rushed to the Max Hospital in Saket where her condition is maintained critical.
However, a FIR has been registered under the section of Section 307 (attempt to murder) of the IPC against the accused.