Punjab, June 21
In gruesome crime, a pregnant woman allegedly killed her 3-year-old stepson at village Lande in Punjab’s Moga district.
The accused woman identified as Amarjit Kaur allegedly murdered her stepson Abhijot Singh (3) on June 17, said police sources.
According to police, the crime came to light when the deceased’s grandfather Resham Singh alleged that his son Sukhdev Singh’s second wife Amarjit Kaur dislike the child and often beat him. In the wake of Resham Singh’s allegation, police sent the body for autopsy and registered an offence in the case.
“During interrogation, the accused woman admitted to slapping the child several times. However, autopsy report was awaited. Based on the findings of autopsy report further course of action will be decided,” said police sources.