Faridkot (Punjab): In a case of honour
killing, an engineering student, who was missing since last
month, was allegedly killed by the mother of a girl with whom
he had an affair, police said on Tuesday.
Amandeep Kaur, who was arrested yesterday, during
interrogation confessed to pushing Gurtej Singh into a canal
as she was against her daughter`s relationship with the youth,
Gurtej, a student of Adesh Engineering College, had gone
missing from his house on the night of August 26. His family
had received ransom calls demanding Rs 1 crore.
The victim`s father Sherjhang Singh had filed a police
complaint against the girl`s family, alleging that he was
abducted by them as they were against the affair.