Man charged with wife’s murder after 2018 reported ‘suicide’


Man charged with wife’s murder after 2018 reported ‘suicide’

Just over a year after her reported suicide in August 2018, Nandita Harbukhan’s common-law husband has been charged with her murder.

Rishi Ramlooglam, a 39 year old Engineer of Haleland Park, Maraval, was charged by officers of the Cold Case Unit on Monday 23rd September; following extensive investigations into the death of 38-year-old Ms. Harbukhan on Thursday 23rd August 2018, at her Haleland Park home.

Investigations conducted by the Cold Case Unit, under the supervision of ACPs Nurse, of the Maraval Police Station, led to Ramgoolam’s arrest on Friday 20th September 2019, at the Piarco International Airport.

Ramgoolam was subsequently charged with murder by Sgt. Theophilus, following advice received from the Director of Public Prosecution Roger Gaspard, SC.