Tribune News Service
Jhajjar, April 6
Two murders in a day rocked Jhajjar district on Tuesday.
A 24-year-old youth was hacked to death in Dehkhora village, while a 28-year-old married woman was stabbed to death in Sulodha village. In both incidents, the assailants attacked the victims after barging into their house.
In Dhekhora, the crime was committed around 4 am when Pradeep was asleep in his room. Two persons came there on a two-wheeler and attacked him with a sharp-edged weapon. The assailants fled from the place, while injured Pradeep was taken to the PGIMS in Rohtak where he died.
In Sulodha village, the woman, identified as Priyanka, was allegedly murdered by her neighbour when she was alone at her house in the afternoon. After the incident, she was rushed to a hospital where she died.
The reason behind the murder is yet to be ascertained, while the police have registered a case against one Jitender, who is missing after the crime. Priyanka had two children.
In another incident, a woman, identified as Priyanka (28), was allegedly murdered by her neighbour when she was alone at her house. Jitender, who is missing after the crime, has been booked. Priyanka is survived by two children.