Dishonour killing: Father among two persons held



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