- Some time ago, both of them were working in a private hospital.
- Kumar was a lab assistant at the hospital and Pandey was a nurse there.
- The two have been in love for a long time.
The victim was identified as Sonam Pandey. Devendra Kumar’s attack came after his boyfriend Devendra Kumar’s marriage was settled with another woman. Kumar was scheduled to get married on April 28.
Meanwhile, it is reported that none of the relatives knew about the love affair between Kumar and Pandey.
Some time ago, both of them were working in a private hospital. Kumar was a lab assistant at the hospital and Pandey was a nurse there. The two have been in love for a long time. However, the two were later shifted to two hospitals, the Times of India reported.
The place of work had changed but the husband and daughter were separated. It is reported that he lived in Khandari area of the district.
Kumar was summoned by Sonam Pandey on Thursday to repair a home fan. When Sonam reached home, Sonam asked about the marriage and got into an argument. When the dispute escalated, Sonam poured acid on Kumar.
Kumar was admitted to the hospital with 80 per cent burns but died within hours.
Defendant Sonam Pandey also suffered burns and was admitted to hospital. A case has been registered against the girl under the relevant sections.