A 19 Year young domestic help committed suicide at a couple’s residence in the AWHO society at Greater Noida on Sunday evening. According to the Police statement, the housemaid identified as Shivani who found hanging inside her employer’s house on Sunday’s evening where she had been working for the past four months.
The case came to the light on late Sunday night. Where, the girl hangs herself said the couple, However, her family has asserted that she was murdered by her employer as they claimed to had strangulation marks on her neck.
According to the Police, on Monday morning, around 100 residential helpers in the society protested against the incident around an hour outside the AWHO society gate and demanded the arrest of Mukul Gupta. They claimed the young girl was sexually abused and killed when she objected. The couple hanged her body to prove it as a suicide case, they asserted.
The couple claimed that they were not there at home when this incident took place and when they returned home, they found her body hanging from the ceiling fan in a room.
According to the Gautam Buddha Nagar S.P, Suniti statement, Around 5 pm they got a call from Mukul Gupta, the employer of Shivani who informed about the whole incident and rushed to the Yatharth Hospital where the girl was declared brought dead on arrival. Apart, Mukul even informed Shivani’s family as well about the incident and asked them to reach the hospital as soon as possible. However, Police said, it was a suicide case as per the post-mortem reports. Also, Hospital official denied the allegations of strangulation marks on Shivani’s neck and stated that there were no any injury marks found on her neck apart from a ligature mark on the neck.
As stated by Shivani’s family, the girl was requested to stay back with the house owner’s mother, who works with the private organization, and requested the girl’s mother as well to allow her to stay for the night with her as her son Mukul Gupta and his wife were going out for a day. However, in the evening, Shivani was found hung in the guest room and as per the house owner mother statement the girl herself locked the room from inside and hung herself with the ceiling fan and allegedly committed suicide.
The deceased father Mukesh filed a case of murder against Mukul and his wife and the case was filed against the couple under section 302. Said a senior Police officer.
The unsolved mystery is still in its investigation process by the police. Whereas, the whole incident created a sense of insecurity among the other domestic maids as well.