Charred body of Class 12 girl found in UP

The charred body of a teenage girl has been found in a village here, police said on Tuesday.

Updated: Sep 17, 2013, 15:57 PM IST

Bulandshahr: The charred body of a teenage girl has been found in a village here, police said on Tuesday.

The body of the class XII student was found last evening in Balka village, they said.

The girl`s father Satveer claimed that she had committed suicide, but villagers alleged that Satveer had killed his daughter for having an affair with a youth from the same village, they said.
Satveer has been arrested, SSP Nitin Tiwari said.

The victim and her lover are Dalits and marginal farmers, he said.

PTI