A 6,629-page chargesheet has been filed by Delhi Police against Poonawala in Shraddha Walkar murder case before Saket court which extended his judicial custody by two weeks to February 7.
“On the day of the incident, Walkar had gone to meet one of her friends which Poonawala did not like. After which he became violent and the incident happened,” Joint commissioner of police (south) Meenu Chaudhary said.
Police said that the chargesheet was filed on Tuesday under sections 302 and 201 of the IPC.
Over 150 testimonies have been recorded, they said.
Poonawala is accused of strangling his live-in partner Walkar in May last year and chopping her body into pieces before dumping them in different parts of the city over several days.
(With inputs from PTI)