Girl`s death sparks `horror killing` allegation

A 21-year-old girl has died after falling down from the terrace of her house at a village here, but local residents alleged that it was a case of `horror killing`.

Last Updated: Jun 27, 2010, 18:05 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: A 21-year-old girl has
died after falling down from the terrace of her house at a
village here, but local residents alleged that it was a case
of `horror killing`.

Afsana Begum, a resident of Jolly village, died on the
spot after the mishap yesterday. Locals alleged that she was
killed by her family after they found her with her "lover",
police said today.

However, the family claimed that she accidentally fell
down, police said adding, investigations are on into the case.
They said that the girl was buried by the family without
informing the police.

PTI