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Poll | New book on Aarushi murder: Has the case been properly probed?

Seven years after the murder, Avirook Sen’s book Aarushi combines interviews and an examination of documents to narrate what happened after the two murders were committed in a flat in Noida.

india Updated: Jul 20, 2015 12:23 IST
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Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar/File photo)
Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar/File photo)

On the night between May 15 and 16, 2008, Aarushi Talwar and her family’s domestic help Hemraj Banjade were murdered in an identical manner in their Noida flat. Their necks were slit with a sharp weapon and heads smashed with a blunt object, suspected to be a golf club.

The double murder at home in Noida horrified the nation. The teenager’s parents Nupur and Rajesh Talwar were accused of the double murder and convicted.

Seven years after the murder, Avirook Sen’s book Aarushi combines interviews and an examination of documents to narrate what happened after the two murders were committed in a flat in Noida.

Read:Who murdered Aarushi Talwar? Nobody knows for sure, except CBI

Avirook Sen's Aarushi highlights the coldness of the judiciary