Is tandoor a real story?
Naina Sahni was the victim of the tandoor murder case. On 2 July 1995, she was killed by her husband Sushil Sharma, a Congress youth leader and Member of the Legislative Assembly. Naina herself was a worker in the congress party.
What was the tandoor murder case?
Sharma, 57, was convicted for killing his wife Naina Sahni on July 2, 1995, in what came to be infamously known as the Tandoor Murder Case. Police claimed that Kumar had later chopped his wife’s body and attempted to burn it in an oven (tandoor) at a restaurant on Ashoka Road.
Where is Sushil Sharma now?
On Friday, Sharma was released from Tihar Jail, where he served his sentence for killing his wife Naina Sahni in 1995 and burning her body in a tandoor or oven. Sharma had disposed her body at the roof of erstwhile 4-star hotel Ashok Yatri Niwas, now Royal Plaza, at Ashoka Road in the heart of the capital.
What was Naina Sahni case?
It soon turned out that former Delhi Youth Congress president Sushil Sharma was burning the body of his wife, Naina Sahni, in the tandoor of the restaurant after killing her in the evening, the book, The Tandoor Murder, recalls. Sharma was sentenced to death in 2003.
How many years Manu Sharma was in jail?
Manu Sharma has been imprisoned in the murder of model Jessica Lall for 17 years. He was released from Delhi’s Tihar Jail on June 1 after a recommendation was made the Sentence Review Board. The recommendation has now been approved by Delhi LG Anil Baijal.
Who is Sushil Kumar Sharma?
# Sushil Kumar Sharma, former youth Congress leader, killed his wife Naina Sahni in the summer of 1995. After killing her, he chopped her body and attempted to destroy the remains by burning the chopped parts in a tandoor. This led to Sahni’s murder being dubbed ‘tandoor murder’.
Who is Sushil Kumar wife?
Jessica, a model, was shot dead in a bar full of people in Delhi and the prime suspect, Manu Sharma, was the son of an influential politician. Even though there were several eyewitnesses, most turned hostile and the case dragged on till 2006. On February 26, 2006, the Delhi High Court acquitted all the nine accused.