A 25-year-old man allegedly killed his mom and sat with the physique for 3 days earlier than dying by suicide at their residence in Delhi’s Budh Vihar on Sunday.
The person, Kshitij, left a 77-page suicide be aware through which he detailed how and why he killed his mom, and his battle with despair, in accordance with the police.
Kshitij strangled his mom, Mithilesh, and slit her throat on Thursday, the police mentioned. His father had died 10 years in the past.
He stayed together with his mom’s physique for 3 days and used deodorants to cowl the foul scent, police mentioned, quoting the be aware.
“He talked about that since his childhood he had been lonely and had no mates. He additionally wrote about his father and the issues he had with him. After his father died, he said, his mom didn’t give him cash and each he and his mom have been affected by a illness,” a police officer mentioned.
The be aware mentioned his mom had “gone by means of lots and he wished to free her”, the officer mentioned.
Kshitij wrote that he first strangled his mom with a series. After 10 minutes, he slit her throat as a result of he had learn someplace that “the soul wouldn’t attain salvation if an individual was strangled”, the police mentioned. He apparently learn a chapter from the Bhagavad Gita and sprinkled ‘Ganga Jal’ or holy water on his mom’s physique in order that she attained salvation, they added.
On Sunday, Kshitij acquired a name from his mom’s pal, a neighbour, round 7 pm. He advised her his mom had died three days in the past and that he was going to kill himself too. He additionally advised her the physique was in the home, the police mentioned.
The shocked neighbour instantly knowledgeable the police, who then reached the spot and broke into their residence. The police discovered his mom’s “extremely decomposed” physique within the washroom, whereas Khitij’s physique was present in a room.
The suicide be aware mentioned Kshitij had been depressed for a while and couldn’t bear the medical bills for his mom and himself as a result of he was unemployed.
Kshitij’s father, Shri Niwas, was a retired authorities official. After his loss of life, the mom and son had survived on his month-to-month pension, the police mentioned.