nti.media
Kerala off red alert but IMD's rain forecast keeps it on edge      |       India vs England, LIVE Cricket Score, 3rd Test in Nottingham, Day 1: Virat Kohli carries on post Rahane's fall      |       Seated next to PoK 'president', Sidhu hugs Pakistan army chief, sparks row      |       Mumbai Man Puts Up Over 300 Banners in Plush Locality to Make-up with Girlfriend      |       Atal Bihari Vajpayee: The man who showed India the importance of good governance      |       Congress revokes suspension of Mani Shankar Aiyar      |       Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' engagement bash: Highlights      |       UAE extends helping hand to Kerala flood victims      |       Flood-hit Kerala faces shortage of essential medicines      |       Kerala Floods: SC asks panels to consider lowering dam's water level      |       GDP under Modi govt higher than UPA's last four years: Niti Aayog VC      |       Why Kerala has flooded: Since June 1 state got 2344 mm rain, that's five times Delhi's annual average      |       CBI arrests key suspect in Dabholkar murder case      |       Kerala floods: With thousands stranded and rescue efforts lacking, humanitarian crisis looms large in Chengannur      |       Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general, dies      |       Kerala floods: Why incessant rains are not the only reason for the devastation      |       Blow to ED in Mallya probe, attached assets released      |       Soldier killed in explosion near LoC in J&K      |       HC stays construction of heritage hotel in posh Lucknow locality      |       Infosys CFO Ranganath resigns, search for successor soon (Third Lead)      |      

States


Man Kills Girlfriend Asking For Marriage

On January 12, the minor's body was found in the jungle near Mohiuddinpur area of district Meerut.


man-kills-girlfriend-asking-for-marriage

Five persons were arrested on Monday in connection with the alleged rape and killing of a 15-year-old girl who was missing from her house in the Krishna Nagar area in Ghaziabad since December 2017, police said.

Senior Superintendent of Police Vaibhav Krishna said that on December 27, a missing report was lodged by the parents of the girl at Modinagar police station.

On January 12, the minor's body was found in the jungle near Mohiuddinpur area of district Meerut, he added.

According to Hindustan Times report, the police arrested prime suspect Sumit Kumar, 21, his father Ramesh, 60, his friends Arif, 21, and Rajeev, 26, and driver Sonu, 26, whose Swift car was hired to take the girl to Meerut to execute the murder.

"The prime accused Sumit confessed he was in love with the girl and on December 26 he took her in Vijay Nagar area and cohabited with her after which she was mounting pressure on him for marriage. Upon rejection of the proposal she threatened to lodge an FIR against him," a police official said.

The prime accused then decided to eliminate the girl, police claimed.

According to police officials, on January 9, Sumit and his friends took the girl for a ride in a Swift car, consumed alcohol at Ganga Canal, Murad Nagar and then strangulated her, using her stole, in the Mohiuddinpur area.

They also crushed her under their car, police added. Police recovered a motorcycle, a car, 2 country-made pistols, four live cartridges and the stole from the accused, officials said.  

"All these things were used in the commission of the crime.  Her earrings and clothes were recovered from a sugar cane field where her body was thrown. The accused have been sent to jail in connection with the case registered under sections 376 (rape), 302 (murder) and other sections of IPC along with POCSO Act," SSP Krishna added.

advertisement