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Shraddha Murder Case: Police To Retrieve Chats Of Aftab With Victim And Friends

Officials sources associated with the technical investigation claimed that the Delhi Police is trying to retrieve chats of Aftab with Shraddha and others during the period of crime.

Accused Aftab Amin Poonawalla with Shraddha Walkar
(Photo Credit: Facebook/Aftab Amin Poonawalla )

New Delhi : A day after a Delhi court extended the police custody of the accused in Shraddha murder case Aftab Amin Poonawalla, Delhi police are now making efforts to retrieve chats of Aftab with Shraddha, and others during the period of the crime.

Officials sources associated with the technical investigation cell of the Delhi police claimed that the Delhi Police is trying to retrieve chats of Aftab with Shraddha and others during the period of crime.

“The police may also request social networking and messaging application platforms used by the accused, to share chat details,” they said.

The Police will approach telecom operators , in order to trace the past locations of Shraddha and Aftab’s cell phones, before and after May 18 – the day of the murder.

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“Investigators may approach Google to retrieve the internet history of Aftab,” they added.

According to sources, the police are yet to find weapon used by the accused for chopping the body. The stuff recovered from the house has been sent for forensic examination.

On thursday the accused Aftab Amin Poonawalla was produced before a Delhi court through video conferencing after five days of custody. The court extended his police custody for another five days.

Aftab is accused of strangling his live-in partner Shraddha Walkar and chopping her body into 35 pieces.

He was arrested on Saturday after Delhi police started probing into a missing complaint filed by Shraddha’s father Vikas Walkar.