Noida: 23-year-old woman software engineer gunned down in high-rise apartment


NOIDA: A 23-year-old techie was gunned down dead on Wednesday morning at Shatabdi Rail Vihar society in Noida, Sector 62.

The victim has been identified as Anjali Rathour, a graduate from Lovely Professional University. She was employee in Lava Company in Sector 63. The police officials believe that her boyfriend has assassinated her.

The reports revealed that Rathore was gunned down in the parking area of her society. She was immediately taken to the nearby Fortis Hospital to undergo treatment but the doctors declared her dead. Rathore became the part of company and started working in June 2016.

The victim used to live along with six other girls. She got a call in the morning by a man who was pretending to be his boyfriend. She unlocked the door and the culprit took her into the parking area and shot her.

The matter was recorded on CCTV camera of the parking. One of her flatmates recovered her dead while leaving for tuition.

Arun Kumar Singh, SP City Noida stated, “We have talked to the deceased’s flatmates and relatives. Primary investigation suggests that the deceased’s boyfriend could be behind it. We are investigating the matter and the accused will be arrested soon,” Singh said.