New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted to probe the murder case of 21-year-old Nikita Tomar in Faridabad's Ballabgarh, on Friday, submitted the 700-page charge-sheet in a local court. In the charge sheet, the SIT has named Tauseef, Rehan and Ajru as the main accused in the case. Ajru supplied the pistol through which Tauseef shot Nikita, the police said

According to the police, the names of 60 witnesses are included in the charge sheet, which was filed within 11 days after the registration of a case in the matter. Police said that the charge sheet was prepared on the basis of digital, forensic and material evidence. 

According to the police, Rehan and Tauseef reached Aggarwal College, in which the victim was pursuing her studies, on October 26 with a plan to murder Nikita. The police also said that Tauseef and Rehan had also done recce of the college, a day prior to the brutal murder took place. 

In the charge sheet, the Faridabad police have charged Rehan, Tauseef and Ajruddin with Sections 302 (murder), 364 (kidnapping or abducting in order to murder) and 366 (kidnapping, abducting or inducing woman to compel her marriage) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and several relevant sections of the Arms Act.

A pistol and vehicle used for the murder have also been recovered by the police. The fingerprints found on the pistol and vehicle match the fingerprints of Tauseef and Rehan.

The final year commerce student named Nikita was shot dead in front of her friend on October 26 afternoon outside her college in Ballabgarh, where she had gone to take an exam. The 21-year-old was rushed to the hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The entire incident was recorded on a CCTV camera installed in the region.

Notably, police said that the victim's brother and uncle have given arms licence and security has been provided to other members of the family as well. The father of the eye witness in the case has also been provided with an arms licence, police added.


(With ANI Inputs)

Posted By: Talib Khan