Meerut: Facing opposition over his illicit affair, a man with his accomplice allegedly killed his lover`s daughter in Parishitgarh area in the district, police said here on Saturday.
Girl`s father Jitendra Gujar has lodged an FIR alleging that Narendra Singh and his accomplice sexually assaulted and strangulated his 12-year-old daughter yesterday, police said.
The body of the victim has been given back to the family after postmortem and the allegation of sexual assault could be confirmed only after receiving the report, police said.
Narendra used to come to Jitendra`s home regularly, he met Jitendra`s wife Mahima there and developed an affair with her. However, when Jitendra`s daughter came to know of the relationship, she raised her voice following which she was murdered by Narendra, police said, quoting the FIR.
The incident occurred when Narendra came with his friend to Jitendra`s house yesterday and had alcohol after which he and his friend slept in the same room where the girl was sleeping. While Jitendra was sleeping with his 8-year-old son in other room.
When Jitendra woke up in the morning he found his daughter dead, the police said, adding that Mahima had gone to meet some relatives when the incident occurred.
The case has been registered and search is on to nab the accused, police added.