Muzaffarnagar: In a stunning incident in Muzaffarnagar’s Bhikki village, a father killed his 20-day-old twin daughters by drowning them in a pond as a result of he couldn’t afford to boost them.
The mother and father of the twins Waseem and Nazma have been arrested for the killing that befell on Sunday. Wasem, who works as each day wager and already has a seven-year-old son, instructed the police that his monetary situation was poor and he couldn’t afford two daughters.
Station Home Officer (SHO) Ajay Kumar stated the couple had an argument on Sunday following which they threw their infants, Afreen and Afiya, right into a pond close to their home.
Waseem then tried to mislead the police by lodging an FIR claiming that his daughters had gone lacking. Nonetheless, the village residents instructed the police that he was not pleased with the delivery of two daughters and used to combat together with his spouse.
Investigation later revealed that the twins had been killed by the mother and father themselves. “The couple even confessed to the crime,” the SHO stated.
“They have been booked under Sections 302 (murder) and 201 (causing disappearance of evidence of offence, or giving false information to screen offender) of the Indian Penal Code,” he added.