FARIDABAD, HARYANA – In a shocking incident that has left the entire community in disbelief, a 37-year-old man from Faridabad was arrested after he allegedly drowned his two young children in a 15-foot deep well. The disturbing incident took place in Shyam Colony, Sector 58, when the accused, identified as Bhagat Singh, pressed both children under his feet in the well. The children, a four-year-old boy, and a five-year-old girl, were from Singh’s first marriage, and their untimely demise has sent shockwaves through the neighborhood.
Investigation reveals Father’s frustrations and neglect as contributing factors
The incident unfolded on Thursday afternoon when a heated argument broke out between Bhagat Singh and his second wife, Asha, over his first wife’s children. According to preliminary investigations, Singh’s first wife had passed away a year ago, leaving him with the responsibility of raising their two young children. However, since his second marriage to Asha, tensions had been simmering between the couple regarding the children’s upbringing.
Neighbors reported that Singh and his second wife frequently fought over the issue, with Asha showing little interest in taking care of the children. The situation had reached a breaking point, and in a horrifying turn of events, the accused father resorted to the most unimaginable act of ending his children’s lives.
Eyewitnesses at the scene described a scene of chaos and despair as the news of the incident spread like wildfire. Two brave individuals, Dhirendra and Naseem, witnessing the horrifying act, immediately jumped into the well to rescue the children. They managed to pull the lifeless bodies of the innocent victims out of the water. Frantic efforts were made to revive them, but unfortunately, the doctors at BK Hospital pronounced the children dead on arrival.
Faridabad Police spokesperson expresses deep sorrow and vows justice.
The news of the children’s tragic fate spread rapidly, prompting the local authorities to take swift action. Faridabad Police acted promptly and managed to apprehend Bhagat Singh within an hour of the incident. A case has been registered against him, and he is expected to appear in court on Friday.
During interrogation, Singh confessed to the crime, revealing that the ongoing dispute with his second wife regarding his first wife’s children drove him to commit this horrendous act. He expressed frustration over Asha’s lack of care for the children and the frequent arguments that ensued. However, his actions have shocked the community, as nobody expected such a drastic and violent response.
Prompt police action leads to the accused arrested
The Faridabad Police spokesperson, Sube Singh, expressed deep sorrow over the tragic incident and assured the public that justice would be served. “The acused will be produced in a city court on Friday,” he stated.
As the news of this horrific incident continues to spread, the community of Faridabad mourns the loss of two innocent lives. This incident serves as a chilling reminder of the importance of communication and seeking peaceful resolutions to conflicts within families. It is a tragedy that will leave a lasting impact on the community, and the authorities must ensure that the guilty party faces the full extent of the law.