Desi Crime Podcast

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Episode 61

The New Year Murder: Jhanvi Kukreja

As 2020 came to a close, the world came together to mark the merciful end of a tragic year of pandemic tragedy. Families were left in shambles, with loved ones gone too soon and whole communities in relentless mourning. But the end of a year so trying offered hope that the turning of the calendar might allow us to begin anew. The unsuspecting Kukreja family shared that hope, having no way of knowing just how profoundly that New Years Eve would change their lives forever. This is the story of one night and one family, tied together forever. This is the story of 19-year-old Jhanvi Kukreja.