‘Sudden death’ of woman’s daughter leads to police investigation

A 24-year-old woman in Delhi’s western district of Bandra has been arrested for allegedly causing the death of her daughter, who died after suffering from acute kidney failure.

The woman, who was not named, was allegedly involved in a relationship with her estranged husband who is an accused in the case, which is now being investigated by police.

Police said the woman’s estranged husband, a resident of Bhopal, was also involved in the alleged affair.

The accused, identified as Anand, was arrested after the woman informed police that her daughter was ill and was in hospital.

Police said the man has been identified as an accused.

The case is yet to be officially registered under Section 376 (murder) of the IPC and Section 498 (attempt to murder) of IPC, police said.