The Delhi Police have ascertained that Jaunpur MP Dhananjay Singh's wife, Dr Jagriti Singh, had threatened to kill her domestic help Rakhi Bhadra, 35, on two occasions in the days preceding the maid's death.
BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti Singh, accused of murdering her maid, being brought to Chankyapuri police station in New Delhi. (PTI Photo)
According to a statement by the couple's 17-year-old male help, the first threat was made in a telephone call to Dhananjay on November 1.
The second was delivered to Bhadra's face on November 3 after the maid failed to clean a store room in the couple's South Avenue flat as per a two-hour deadline set by the dental surgeon. The maid died of her injuries on November 4.