New Delhi, Feb 1 (PTI) A beautician and her paramour werearrested for murdering her husband in north-east Delhi, policesaid today.
Sanjeeda and her paramour Babu Khan, a lawyer''s clerk,were arrested yesterday for allegedly murdering Mukhtyar Ahmadon January 28 at his residence in New Seemapuri, DCP (North-East) S K Jain said.
During investigations, Jain claimed, it came to lightthat Babu used to visit Mukhtyar''s house regularly to meetSanjeeda.
"Initially, Sanjeeda expressed ignorance about themurder. Later, it came to light that Babu and Sanjeeda hadshown them as husband and wife. On this suspicion, the teamzeroed on Babu," Jain said.
Babu told police that he had an affair with Sanjeeda, bothof whom hailed from Khurja in UP, since last several years.
"Both of them maintained the relationship even afterSanjeeda''s marriage. When Mukhtyar came to know about theaffair, he objected and tried to stop his wife from meetingBabu," Jain said.
This led to frequent quarrels and later Sanjeeda andBabu decided to eliminate Mukhtyar.
"As per the plan, Babu came to Mukhtyar''s house with anassociate Pappu and hit his head with a wooden stick frombehind. Pappu then strangulated Mukhtyar," the DCP said.
Babu Khan is married and has two sons and threedaughters.