Man killed for opposing daughter's affair

Girl along with her lover arrested for her father’s murder in Gurdaspur

Chandigarh/March 12
Opposing his daughter’s affair cost a man his life as the girl got her father killed with the help of her lover and his associates in Gurdaspur district in Punjab.
SSP Gurdaspur Rajjit Singh said that they have arrested Ekas, daughter of deceased Registered Medical Practitioner (RMP) Ashwani Kumar (46) along with her lover, Hari Om along with his two associates. “During investigation, it was revealed that Ekas planned the murder and robbery at her house along with her lover, Hari Om with whom she had an affair from the last 3 years. Ashwani Kumar was opposing her affair with Hari Om so she made a plan to loot their house and elope with her paramour to get married,” Singh said.
Singh further stated that Ekas told Hari Om about the golden ornaments in the Almirah in her house and as per plan, she invited him to their house at mid-night. Hari Om along with his four accomplices who were armed with sharp edged weapons broke open the Almirah and took out gold ornaments and cash on March 10. “As her father, Ashwani was against this affair, they attacked upon him with sharp edged weapons while he was asleep and he succumbed to the injuries,” he said.
The police have arrested their two associates, Anmoldeep Sharma, Mithu Kumar while one person, Zorawar Singh is still absconding and a hunt is on to nab him.