years after the brutal homicide of IB staff Ankit Sharma in the course of the anti-Hindu riots of Delhi, an accused named Muntajim alias Musa Qureshi has been arrested from Telangana’s Meerpet. As in line with reports, Muntajim was wearing an award of Rs 50,000 on his head.
Special Cell on Oct 10 arrested a wanted accused identified as Munjtajim from Telangana’s Meerpet in connection with the murder case of IB staffer Ankit Sharma. He was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000: Delhi Police— ANI (@ANI) October 12, 2022
Ankit Sharma was murdered during North-East Delhi violence in 2020 pic.twitter.com/ma8b34xURa
Muntajim was arrested by way of Delhi Police’s unique mobile on October 10. earlier in 2020, different accused named Riyasat, Shahnawaz, and Salman have been arrested in the case. Former AAP leader Tahir Hussain along with his brother is the accused.
IB staffer Ankit Sharma turned into pronounced missing by his family in the course of the Delhi anti-Hindu riots. On 27 February, his useless body changed into determined in a sewer in Chand Bagh place. The Delhi police had said in its fee sheet that Ankit Sharma turned into in particular centered by way of the mob that was led by way of Tahir Hussain. that they had alleged a deep conspiracy in the back of the homicide.
The charge sheet says that Ankit Sharma changed into murdered outdoors at the house of Tahir Hussain in the Khajuri Khas location on February 25. After stabbing him a couple of times, the mob threw his frame into the nearby drain.
Post mortem concluded that Sharma’s body had multiple injuries. A knife used in the homicide and blood-stained clothes had been additionally recovered.