Father killed 16-year-old daughter in Delhi

Last Updated: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 00:08

New Delhi: A father allegedly killed his 16-year-old daughter, who wanted to marry against his wishes, and dumped her body in a drain.
Liyaqat Ali, a motor mechanic, smothered his 16-year-old daughter on May 15 while she was sleeping in their house at Mehrauli area in south Delhi and dumped her body in a drain, police said on Sunday.

After committing the crime, Ali went to his native place Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh and lodged a missing complaint for her daughter.

When the girl`s body was recovered from a drain, Delhi police questioned her father, who broke down and told police that he killed his daughter as she wanted to marry against his wishes.

PTI



First Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 00:08

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