Haryana singer's murder: Victim's sister claims husband killed both Harshita Dahiya, mother

In the latest twist in the murder case of Haryana singer Harshita Dahiya, the victim's sister has claimed that her husband plotted the murder of the 22-year-old. 

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Oct 18, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Haryana singer's murder: Victim's sister claims husband killed both Harshita Dahiya, mother
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New Delhi: In the latest twist in the murder case of Haryana singer Harshita Dahiya, the victim's sister has claimed that her husband plotted the murder of the 22-year-old. 

"My husband Dinesh has killed her," Harshita's sister Lata said while accusing him killing her mother too a few months ago in Delhi.  

"He killed my mother too," she said. 

Dinesh is currently lodged in the Tihar jail. 

As per a report, Harshita was a witness in the murder case of her mother. She had accused her brother-in-law Dinesh of raping her and had filed a complaint against him in this regard.

Meanwhile, the police have initiated a probe into the singer's murder and are collection details in the case. 

Harshita's body had been sent for an autopsy to the Panipat civil hospital. 

22-year-old Harshita was shot dead by unknown assailants at Israna village in Panipat on Tuesday. She was returning to her home in Delhi's Narela after her performance in Israna when she was attacked by four unidentified assailants.

The men overtook her car and fired multiple rounds at her while she was inside the car, thus killing her instantly and fled the scene of the crime. 

The police are yet to ascertain the motive behind the killing.