DEHRADUN, Oct. 3, 2022 (TBINN)
Now it has come to light that the resort where Ankita Bhandari worked as a receptionist had a presidential suite meant for V.I.P. guests, D.I.G. P. Renuka Devi, who is heading the S.I.T. looking into the case has said. There was a presidential suite at the resort and whoever stayed there was called a V.I.P. guest, she informed.
According to the D.I.G., team has made progress in the case and interrogated all employees of the resort and Revenue Police Personnel in the area, recording their statements. We have in our possession all the evidence that we collected during the interrogations, apart from the electronic evidence gathered from the crime-scene which give important clues about the motive behind the crime, Renuka Devi told the Press.The victim’s friend has also been interrogated and his statement recorded, she added.
Earlier, resort-owner Pulkit Arya, son of local Bhartiya Janta Party’s leader Vinod Arya and his two accomplices were taken by S.I.T. to the crime scene to understand the sequence of events at the resort on the day of incident, D.I.G. disclosed.
A Kotdwar Court had earlier remanded the three men to a three-day police custody beginning on Friday. Renuka Devi said the investigation is now moving towards the role of presidential suite at the resort. We are trying to conclude the probe as soon as possible, she underlined.
Meanwhile, rumours are rife in Uttarakhand about identity of the V.I.P., for whom Ankita Bhandari was under pressure to offer special services.