A 22-year- old man shot a girl’s father dead after he objected to the youth’s eve-teasing his daughter at Jawali Village in Loni,Uttar Pradesh. The youth was later lynched by locals.
Sushil,the youth,was in the habit of teasing the girl everyday. She was a class 11 student.
“Today,when the girl was returning home from school,Sushil accosted her in a nearby street and started teasing her. He followed her to her house.
When the girl’s father Satish saw that the boy was eve teasing her daughter,he got furious and rebuked him,following which Sushil drew a pistol from his pocket and shot at him”,a senior police officer said.
Satish was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival.
The infuriated locals overpowered Sushil and thrashed him,resulting in his death,police said.