NEW DELHI: Indian Air Force official has killed his fellow colleague over having illicit relations with his wife.
The victim, Vipin Shukla (27), a corporal in the Air Force Wives Welfare Association Canteen, belonged to Gonda, Uttar Pradesh.
Shukla was posted at Bhisiana air base, near Bathinda, in Punjab.
As per The Times of India, Sergeant Sulesh Kumar, who also hailed from UP, his wife Anuradha Patel and brother-in-law Shashi Bhushan murdered the corporal on February 8 night.
However, the Punjab Police found the chopped-up body of the missing Air Force employee from the residence of Kumar on Tuesday.
Kumar and Anuradha have been arrested; however, Shashi Bhushan, who works in the Merchant Navy, is absconding.
Corporal Shukla's wife Kumkum had filed a missing complaint of her husband at Balluana police post on February 9.
As per Bathinda SSP Swapan Sharma, the sniffer dogs led them to Kumar's house, from where they recovered Shukla's body parts packed in 16 plastic bags and stuffed in an almirah and refrigerator in the house.
Shukla, who joined the Air Force in 2009, was posted at the Bhisiana Air Force station in May 2014.
He joined the duty without his wife and soon got involved with Anuradha and impregnated her.