A seven-year-old lady that was taken ill after consuming toffees that were located to be infected yielded at a medical facility here on Sunday, taking the fatality matter in the case to 3, authorities claimed.
Two sis Sadhna (7) and also Shalini (4) passed away on Thursday supposedly after taking in toffees in a town in this area, authorities claimed.
Two various other women– Versha (7) and also Arushi (4)– that resided in the area additionally consumed these toffees on Thursday and also were hospitalised.
Superintendent of Police Brijesh Kumar Srivastava claimed, “Versha succumbed during treatment at a hospital on Sunday morning. The condition of Arushi remains critical.” According to the authorities problem lodged by the papa of Sadhna and also Shalini, the women were provided the poison-laced toffees by their neighbor Shiv Shankar.
The authorities lodged an FIR and also jailed the charged on Friday, the SP claimed.
“Prima facie it appears that the accused had some personal rivalry against the father of the dead girls. He planted poison-laced toffees to take revenge, he added.
“The charged is presently in authorities custodianship and also the issue is under examination,” the SP included.