Police lifted the lid off the mystery of the murder of a middle-aged man with the arrest of his minor son and brother on Wednesday almost a year after they committed the crime. The accused, according to the police, had beaten to death Rajje Singh after he mercilessly bashed up his wife Aghni Bai, a year back at his home under Chilfi police station. The accused Bir Singh, the brother of the deceased along with deceased’s minor son after beating him to death lodged a complaint with the Chilfi police station claiming that Rajje had committed suicide.
The police, however, based on the finding of the autopsy report filed a case of murder against unidentified persons and started the investigation. The investigators in the initial stage of the probe found some contradictions in the statements of the family members and subsequently, took Bir Singh into custody for interrogation. Even though, he initially denied having any involvement with the murder, spilled the beans when the