About this matter, Additional Superintendent of Police of Pauri Shekhar Chandra Suyal said, ‘There is a resort in Ganga Bhogpur area located on Rishikesh-Chilla Motor Road. Ankita was a receptionist at this resort. When Ankita did not reach home on September 19, her parents lodged an FIR in the matter at Revenue Police Chowki Talla in Udaipur. The police then took the incident seriously and handed over the investigation to Laxmanjhula police station on Thursday. As soon as the FIR was lodged, the police raided and arrested three accused within 24 hours.
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The accused surrounded the police
Additional Superintendent of Police Shekhar Chandra Suyal said, ‘When the accused were interrogated, they started going round and round. Not only that, he tried to completely mislead the police. But when the police questioned the trio strictly, they broke down and told the entire story of the murder. The accused said that they first killed Ankita and then dumped her body in the Chila canal. Currently, the police are searching for Ankita’s dead body in this canal. The main accused Pulkit Arya is said to be the son of Haridwar BJP leader Vinod Arya who is also a former state minister.
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The accused will be severely punished: Dhami
Calling this incident sad and disgusting, Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami said that whoever has committed this crime will be given strict punishment. Reacting to this incident, Dhami said, ‘This is a sad and disgusting incident. The police are doing their job. Strict action will be taken against the perpetrators of such heinous crime and justice will be served to the victim.’
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