NEW DELHI: A 24-year-old man was captured for wounding his 18-year old lover in New Delhi on Friday morning, police said.According to police, the man was identified as Rahul, an occupant of Sultanpur Majra in external Delhi, and a dropout from school. He attacked the teen with a kitchen blade on her neck around 9.30 am.
"The girl was shifted to a hospital in critical condition," Deputy Commissioner of Police (Outer) Vikramjit Singh told reporters."According to eyewitnesses the man was identified and arrested from the fish market of Mangolpuri area of outer Delhi," the officer said.
"He confessed to his crime ,' Mr Singh said, including, "He attacked the young lady to dispose of her as she was pressurizing him for marriage."As he was unemployed he chose to execute the young lady, police included.
A body of evidence has been enlisted against Rahul, police said.