The police have arrested an Indian Army Major in UP’s Meerut today in connection to the murder of another major’s wife. Major Amit Dwivedi’s wife Shailja was dumped by unknown people near Delhi Cantt Metro Station on Saturday with her throat slit. The hospital declared her dead.
Major Nikhil Handa, who is currently posted in Nagaland’s Dimapur and arrested from Meerut, is being brought to Delhi for further investigation. Major Handa allegedly murdered her and left Delhi in his Honda City Car, the police said. Major Handa and the wife of Major Amit met about two months ago in Nagaland where both the officers were working together.