A woman and her lover were allegedly shot dead by her younger brother early on Wednesday in Hambran village in the district. The accused has been identified as Barjinder Singh (24).
Navdeep Kaur (25) was found with her lover Harpreet Singh Johal (30) at about 4 am by Barjinder,who could not control his anger and pumped four bullets into Johal. Kaur tried to flee but Barjinder shot her dead too, said ACP Gurpreet Singh.
Kaur and Johal were reportedly having an affair and her family was aware of it. Kaur belonged to a rich family,while Johal was a graduate in business administration but unemployed. Kaurs family did not approve of the alliance.
The boy (Barjinder) did not try to flee from the spot of crime…though he has confessed to the murder,he is not showing regret or remorse, the ACP added.