Honour killing: Youth killed by girl’s brothers

The girl eloped with the boy with whom she shared a relationship before her marriage.

Written by Agencies | Jaipur | Published:October 10, 2011 2:42 pm

In a case of honour killing,a youth was killed allegedly by brothers of a married girl with whom he was in a relationship in Hanumangarh district,police said.

The youth,identified as Dholipal village-resident Prahalad alias Bablu,had recently eloped with Suman.

Yesterday,three brothers of the girl caught Bablu and tied him to a tree. They then assaulted him with batons and sharp-edged weapons in broad daylight,police said.

The trio left the spot after they took Bablu as dead. The youth was later taken to a nearby hospital where doctors referred him to Bikaner government hospital. The youth died while he was being taken to Bikaner,police said.

The trio — Pintu,Devendra and Sandeep — were arrested in this connection,they added.

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