Karan Batra, victim's brother
Karan Batra, victim's brother

Air hostess suicide: My sister paid cost for something she never did, says brother

ANI | Updated: Jul 19, 2018 00:48 IST

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): A day after Mayank Singhvi, the husband of the air hostess who committed suicide was arrested, the victim's brother, Karan Batra said that they were unaware of the fact that the accused was previously married.
Talking to ANI, Karan said that his sister paid the cost for something she never did.
"It also later came to our notice that he was also previously engaged but the engagement fell through due to his violent nature," he said, adding, "My sister had to pay the cost for something she never did."
As per the police, the deceased air hostess, Anissia Batra, had a fight with her husband around 4:30 pm on Friday, after which she went to the terrace and jumped off.
Deputy Commissioner of Police, Romil Baniya, said a full-fledged investigation has been launched in connection with the case under Hauz Khas Police Station limits.
"In the investigation, so far it has been found on June 27 the couple had a fight. They gave a complaint to the police station. It was a one-and-a-half page long. That complaint mentioned that if anything happens to Anissia, her husband would be responsible," he said at a press conference here.
At present, post-mortem of the deceased is underway, and the police have written to the board of doctors for a video record. (ANI)