A merciless Aunt filled with envy killed her 17 months nephew in Dinga area near Gujrat. Woman claimed she took the step, over the attitude of her mother-in-law and sister-in-law towards her.
Maria Shahid, killed her 17-month-old boy Salman nephew to take revenge from her in laws. She told she was treated badly by her in laws and further added that nephew was loved by all the family members and her children were not entertained by in laws.
17 months old Salman disappeared from his grandfather’s home on December 29, and his body was found in a street nearby on December 31.
Gujrat Police started investigation, and interrogated family members and people of the area. The woman, who is the wife of the victim’s maternal uncle, also confessed to the crime.
Maria Shahid is a graduate told, her in laws don’t treat her well when Salman was born, he was adored by everyone in the family. Months after his birth, my own child was born but no one loved him, so I strangulated Salman out of jealousy and to
Maria told police, “he was sleeping when I strangled him to death, took his body to upstairs and later abandoned it outside home. I was mentally upset and I wasn’t thinking properly.”
Gujrat DPO said that the police interrogated family servants and the area residents, but the evidence pointed fingers at someone in the family.
“When Salman was born, he was adored by everyone in the family. Months after his birth, my own child was born but no one loved him, so I strangulated Salman out of jealousy,” police quoted the suspect as saying.