DJ Azex death: ‘Abetment of suicide’ case registered against girlfriend, her male friend
Bhubaneswar: In a major development in DJ Azex alias Akshay Kumar Maharana death case, the Twin City Commissionerate Police today registered an ‘abetment of suicide’ case against his girlfriend and her male friend.
The case has been registered under Sections 306 and 34 of the IPC. The girl and her friend will be summoned and questioned soon, police sources said.
DJ Azex was found hanging at his residence in Bhubaneswar on Saturday night. It is being suspected that he ended his life by hanging himself.
Holding Akshay’s girlfriend and her male friend accountable for abetting his suicide, his mother alleged that he was being subjected to torture and mental harassment by the duo.
As per the contents of the FIR, Akshay and his girlfriend, who is an MBBS student in a private college here, were in a relationship since a year. She was apparently exploiting him for money and was demanding a two-wheeler. WhatsApp chats revealed that Akshay had even transferred Rs 15,000 to her account through PhonePe. The girl however ditched him and got involved with another male friend who started threatening Akshay to leave her failing which he would leak an intimate video of them, the FIR read.
Akshay was known to be one of the most popular DJs in the country.