By Avirook Sen
The murders that gripped the nation
Seven years in the past a teenage lady, Aarushi Talwar, was once chanced on murdered in her bed room in Noida, a middle-class suburb of Delhi. The physique of the major suspect—the relatives servant, Hemraj—was came upon an afternoon later. Who had dedicated the double murders, and why? inside of weeks, Aarushi’s mom and dad, the Talwars, have been accused; 4 years later, they went on trial and have been convicted.
But did they do it?
Avirook Sen attended the trial, accessed vital files and interviewed all of the players—from Aarushi’s buddies to Hemraj’s previous boss, from the investigators to the forensic scientists—to write a meticulous and chilling e-book that reads like a mystery but additionally tells a narrative that's horrifyingly actual. Aarushi is the definitive account of a sensational crime, and the research and trial that undefined.
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