During interrogation, main accused Parvez Iqbal Tak told police that Laila, her mother, sister and a friend were killed in Maharashtra in February last year, Deputy Inspector General (DIG), Doda-Ramban range, Gareeb Dass told Press Trust of India (PTI).
They were killed by gunshots, Tak, who is also a family friend, told interrogators, which also included Mumbai Police team of Crime Branch.
However, Mr. Dass said it was difficult to arrive at a conclusion as the bodies are yet to be found. “Unless we get the bodies, we cannot for sure say,” he said, adding, “We cannot give further details as the probe is in progress.” “We are working on other leads too,” he said.
Laila, whose real name is Reshma Patel, was last seen in a movie Wafa with actor Rajesh Khanna in 2008.