Two juveniles, an 17 years adult boy and his girl friend have been nabbed by the cops for allegedly killing a teen of 13 years age. Both the juveniles have been arrested for allegedly apprehending and killing their neighbour’s 13-year-old son in south-east Delhis’ Badarpur area. Juvenile couple demanded a ransom of Rs 60,000 form the abducted teen’s parents so as meet their entrance fees for the Indian reality show ‘Dance India Dance’ in Mumbai.
13 Year Teen Killed by Juvenile Couple Though the juvenile couple initially had no ideas of killing the abducted teen while after the child discovered their intentions they moved on to take the tough step of killing him. After killing the child and dumped the body in a ditch near Ranikhet in Uttarakhand. Family sources of the abducted kid said that Swapnesh Gupta went missing from outside his school in Chuna Bhatti area on September 15.
Close aide of the deceased child’s family said “the alleged juvenile couple kidnapped Swapnesh Gupta, luring him on the pretext of accompanying him for the auditions of a dance reality show ‘Dance India Dance’ in Rudrapur. Swanpnesh used to idolize the couple as his mentors to become a dancer which might have made him follow up their instructions initially and might have made their job easier.”
Cops said, “On the way to Rudrapur, the couple befriended a man on the bus and convinced him to allow them a night’s stay at his house near Corbett National Park. Later at night they took the child to a hill and strangled the child with the belt and pushed him off the cliff into a ditch” on being asked about the incident.
Ransom Amount of Rs. 60, 000 Was Demanded
Encountering the absence of Swanpnesh his father Rajesh filed a missing complaint with the police on September 16, 2015. South East DCP Mandeep Singh Randhawa said, “We registered a case of kidnapping and formed A team led by ACP Nidhin Valsan and SHO Badarpur Aishvir Singh to look for him. Also, 10 teams were sent to the neighboring states.”