Retired Delhi cop beaten to death

A retired Delhi Police personnel was allegedly beaten to death inside his house by a man and four women in South-West Delhi, the police said on Monday.

The incident occurred on Saturday night, when the deceased Ranbir Singh, who lived along with his family in Palam colony was being chased by five persons, they said.

“Deceased’s wife Bimla Devi, who claims to be the eye-witness of the incident has accused Amar Singh, Sunita, Krishna, Santosh and Sunita of killing her husband,” the police said. Singh entered his house, they followed him in and started beating him mercilessly and pushed Bimla, they said.

Later, he was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead. The police have registered a complaint under various sections of the IPC and initiated a manhunt to nab the absconding accused. —PTI