Man kills married daughter in Rajasthan


In a suspected case of honour killing, a married lady who had eloped with another man a year ago was allegedly strangulated to death by her dad in Rajasthan’s Sikar area, police said on Friday.

Chaina Kanwar, aged around 25 years, was married to Devendra Singh of Didwana locality in Nagaur area in April 2016 but eloped with her lover after five-six months, police said.

“She was living with the loverfor the last couple of months at an undisclosed place. She was spotted by her dad Bhanwar Singh at Ranauli bus stand on Wednesday. He took her to their old deserted house in Samer village where he strangulated her to death,” Additional SP Tejraj Singh said.

Local people informed police about the dead body in the house yesterday.

“The father couldn’t be arrested so far. The body is being given to relatives after post mortem today,” he included.