In a ghastly crime, a man murdered his business partner in Gurgaon and later killed his wife too.
Police said that the accused found himself unable to repay a loan of Rs. 40 lakh.
Police said that he and wife had decided to commit suicide after the murder but she went back on her promise.
It is for this reason that the accused went ahead and slit her throat as well.
The accused has been identified as Harnek Singh.
Police said that he had taken a loan from Jaskaran Singh but despite repeated reminders refused to pay him back.
Fed up, Jaskaran landed at the his business partner’s home in DLF Phase 2 on October 14.
It was then that Harnek, his wife Gurmehar Kaur tied him up and killed him, as per police.
Police said that the accused cut the body into pieces and began to throw it at isolated places on the road en route Ludhiana.
After returning to Gurgaon, Harnek Singh realised that they would be caught eventually and convinced his wife to commit suicide together but when she refused, the accused allegedly slit her throat on the night of October 22 and also inflicted injuries on himself to mislead the police.>