Pelted with stones, lover succumbs to injuries



Muzaffarnagar: In a case of honor killing, five days after a 19-year-old girl and her lover were allegedly pelted with stones for eloping; the youth today succumbed to his injuries.

The 22-year-old lover today died at the hospital in Paldi village in the district, police said.

On July 3, Tahira (19) was killed and her lover Hamza was seriously injured after stones were pelted at them by family members of the girl, they said.

A case was registered against the family of the girl.

PTI