Heinous Killings and Crimes that Shook India
WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar
Shraddha Murder Case
The entire nation was in deep shock after the gruesome murder of Shraddha Walker surfaced. Aaftab Poonawala chopped the body into 35 pieces and dumping those in forested areas in Delhi.
Hathras rape case
On 14th September 2020, a 19-year-old girl hailing from Hathras, Uttar Pradesh was brutally gang-raped and assaulted by four men belonging from an upper-caste.
Vikas Dubey encounter
Gangster Vikas Dubey was slain in an ‘encounter’ on July 10, 2020. He and members of his gang had ambushed a police squad on its way to arrest Dubey a week previously.
Palghar mob lynching
On April 16, 2020, two sadhus, Kalpavriksha Giri Maharaj (70 years), Sushil Giri Maharaj (35 years), and their driver Nilesh Telgade (30 years), were mercilessly lynched.
The accused, hotel manager Keshav Kumar and co-owner of the hotel, Shushil Sharma was discovered to be stoking a fire in the kitchen tandoor, killing Naina Sahni wife of Sushil Sharma.
The Billa – Ranga Case
Geeta and Sanjay Chopra, brother and sister, were killed after they took a lift.
2012 Delhi gang rape and murder
The Nirbhaya case, a 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder, involved a rape and fatal assault on 16 December 2012 in Munirka, a neighbourhood in South West Delhi.
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