Maritzburg woman’s murder was a ‘careful plot’


Maritzburg woman’s murder was a ‘careful plot’

Investigators are close to a ‘strong lead’ in the murder that has rocked the KZN capital


Before Kavitha Nerputh was strangled with a phone charger and left in her locked car, she was followed and her home “staked out”.

A police source told Times Select investigators had discovered Nerputh’s home was being “observed” during the weekend before she was killed.

“This [her murder] was a well-orchestrated plot. It was planned to the tee,” he said...

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