Dishonour killing: Father among two persons held

Days after an 18-year-old girl was killed for honour, police have arrested her father and a relative in connection with the murder.

Last Updated: Feb 10, 2012, 12:09 PM IST

Mainpuri: Days after an 18-year-old
girl was killed for honour, police have arrested her father
and a relative in connection with the murder.

Rashmi was found dead on Nadrala bridge in Kurra area on
January 26 and a post-mortem revealed that she was two months
pregnant, police said on Friday.

The girl`s father Ganesh Shakya and his nephew Kamalesh
were arrested yesterday and they allegedly confessed that they
killed Rashmi after she became pregnant, police said.

PTI