This Article is From Apr 29, 2012

Dishonour killing: Father kills daughter in Indore

Dishonour killing: Father kills daughter in Indore
Indore: A man allegedly killed his 19-year-old daughter in Indore for having an affair with a boy from another caste.

Shivnarayan Verma (45), a resident of Pardeshipura area, choked his daughter Jyoti late on Saturday night, police said today. Afterwards, he went to the police station and confessed.

According to police, the girl was in relation with a boy who lived near her house and wanted to marry him. But her father was against it as the boy was from another caste.

The victim had decided to elope on Saturday night, but her father learnt about her plan and tried to stop her. She, however, refused to change her mind, which led to her murder, police said.