Two Dalits killed over love affair in UP

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 22:12

Etawah (UP): In an alleged case of dishonour killing, two Dalits were killed by upper caste men over a love affair in Uddhanpura village in the district, police said on Tuesday.

Ganesh Tomar, who was angry with Arun Kumar Jatav for having a love affair with his daughter, and his aides attacked Jatav`s father Tulsiram and his elder brother Sudhir on July 14 with some sharp edged weapon, they said.

Tulsiram died on the spot while Sudhir was admitted to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries next day.
While two persons have been arrested in this connection, Tomar is still at large, police said.

Further probes are on, they added.
PTI



First Published: Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 22:12

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