The murder mystery of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj in 10 points

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday is likely to announce its judgement in the murder case of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017, 14:50 PM IST
The murder mystery of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj in 10 points
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New Delhi: The Allahabad High Court on Thursday is likely to announce its judgement in the murder case of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar. Track live updates

Here are the key highlights of the case:

- Aarushi was found dead with her throat slit in the bedroom of her Noida residence on May 16, 2008.

- A day after, the body of Talwar's domestic help, Hemraj was also found on the terrace of their residence.

- Following the murder of Hemraj, Talwar's former domestic help Vishnu Sharma was named as the suspect.

- On May 23, Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar was arrested for the twin murders.

- CBI took over the probe in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder on June 1.

- CBI arrested another domestic help of Rajesh Talwar, Krishna and later declared it a 'blind case'.

- The servants get a clean chit following a closure report submitted by CBI.

- A special court took cognisance of CBI report and charged Aarushi's parents with murder and destruction of evidence.

- The couple approached Allahabad High Court followed by the Supreme Court, however, their plea was dismissed.

- On November 2013, the Talwar couple was sentenced to life by a special CBI court in Ghaziabad and sent to Dasna jail.