A 22-year-old woman, Aarti from Ghaziabad’s Patla town has been arrested for stuffing a newborn girl in the washing machine. According to the police, Aarti was frustrated with herself for not giving birth to a baby boy and hence she ended up stuffing the baby girl into the washing machine.
Here is what Senior Superintendent of Police Akash Tomar said,
“Aarti, who gave birth to a baby girl just three months ago, said she was frustrated and angry at herself for not having a son,”
In a shocking incident, Aarti smothered the infant with a pillow after which she stuffed her body into the machine. Aarti initially said that the infant has been kidnapped but later she confessed her crime to the police on the investigation. Mr. Tomar narrated the complete incident,
“In a fit of rage, Aarti smothered the infant with a pillow on Sunday, after which she stuffed her baby’s body in a washing machine. Though Aarti initially claimed that the infant had been kidnapped, she later confessed to her crime during questioning by the police.”
Aarti’s family, however, said that they were happy with the girl child and never forced or threatened her for the same. Police is investigating this matter.