Boy dies after mother stuffs him in bed box to go with lover

Punjab: A two-and-a-half-year boy was found dead after his mother allegedly stuffed him inside a bed compartment to go with her lover, police said on Monday. The victim’s father has filed a complaint against the woman of killing his son and eloping with her lover.

Dashrath, the father of the victim, an electrician by profession found his wife and kid were missing from the house when he returned to his residence on Sunday. He first thought they must have gone to some of his relatives, but after making contact with his wife, she told that the boy is inside the bed compartment. According to the police officials, a glove was stuffed inside the mouth of the kid to gag him. “When he opened the bed box, he found his 2.5-year-old son. He contacted the police accusing her wife of murdering the child and having eloped with her lover. A case of murder has been registered against the child’s mother at Sector 34 police station and further probe is on,” a police officer told . The cops are now trying to locate the wife and her lover.