A van carrying murder accused Aaftab Poonawala who is accused of the gruesome murder of his girlfriend Shraddha Walkar was attacked by a group of men carrying swords. The police managed to control the crowd and Aaftab is said to be safe.
According to sources, a police van was taking Aaftab Poonawala back to jail after he was taken for the second polygraph test at West Delhi’s Forensic Science Laboratory, when the attack took place. The attackers had parked their car in front of the police van blocking it. Five men got out of the car with swords but the police pulled out their guns and fired in the air. No one was injured. Two of the attackers named Nigam Gujjar and Kuldeep Thakur allegedly from the right wing group Hindu Sena were taken into custody.
There are no primary witnesses for the case but only circumstantial evidence of the gruesome murder is available.