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Dalit youth shot dead by lover's father

PTI
Published : May 9, 2018, 5:56 pm IST
Updated : May 9, 2018, 5:56 pm IST

The accused was arrested, pistol used in crime found in his possession.

The accused shot the boy dead as he was opposed to his daughter's relationship with him. (representational Image)
 The accused shot the boy dead as he was opposed to his daughter's relationship with him. (representational Image)

Muzaffarnagar: A Dalit youth was shot dead allegedly by the father of a girl he was in love with at Bachan Singh colony, the police said on May 9.

Vikas (18) was called by accused Anil Kumar Gupta to the latter's house on May 8, SP(city) Ombir Singh said.

 

The accused then shot the boy dead as he was opposed to his daughter's relationship with the victim, the officer said.

Gupta was later arrested. A pistol used in the crime was found in his possession, the police said.

The body has been sent for postmortem, they added.

Tags: pistols, dalit youth, shot dead
Location: India, Uttar Pradesh, Muzaffarnagar