India, Jan. 11 -- Delhi police on Thursday said they arrested a 37-year-old man who allegedly killed his nephew and buried him in the balcony of his rented house in southwest Delhi's Dabri nearly three years ago.

The accused Bijay Kumar Maharana, a human resources manager with an engineering firm, was arrested from Hyderabad on Sunday. Police believe jealousy may have been the motive behind the crime.

Additional deputy commissioner of police Rajendra Singh Sagar said the skeletal remains of the victim, 26-year-old Jai Prakash Maharana, were discovered last October.

"Our team reached the building in Chanakya Place 1, at 25 Foota Road and found that the boundary wall of the balcony on the third floor of the house had been demolished for ...