Class X student kills grandma for refusing to buy him Android phone | Agra News
Agra: An 18-year-old boy, a student of Class X, allegedly strangled his 60-year-old grandmother to death in Aligarh’s Pendra village after she refused to give him money to buy a new Android phone. He allegedly committed the crime in connivance with his two friends.
According to sources, the incident took place on April 2 but was not reported to police as the accused Sachin told everyone that his grandmother Munni Devi had died due to heart attack. The elderly woman’s last rites was performed the next day.
However, the boy’s uncle found his mother’s death suspicious and lodged a police complaint. Inquiry revealed that two of Sachin’s friends — Jackie and Honey — were involved in the crime too.
During interrogation, they told police that Sachin wanted to buy an Android phone for which his grandmother was not ready to give him money. He then called them to convince her and when they tried to do this, his grandmother got angry. They added that Sachin strangled her to death after a heated argument.
Atrauli station house officer Sanjay Jaiswal said that all the accused have been arrested and remanded to judicial custody.