A person was arrested for allegedly stabbing a 19-year-old lady to dying in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district for rejecting his marriage proposal, the police mentioned on Monday.
The accused has been recognized as Sher Khan, a local of Delhi’s Sunder Nagri space. He was arrested on Sunday, they mentioned.
On June 17, the lady was coming back from Tulsi Niketan Colony market together with her dad and mom. On their approach again, she and her mom stopped to eat one thing, whereas her father got here again residence, they mentioned.
The person reached the spot and stabbed the lady a number of instances, the police added.
The lady was rushed to GTB Hospital, Delhi, the place medical doctors declared her introduced lifeless, Senior Superintendent of Police Kalanidhi Naithani mentioned.
In response to the lady’s father, the accused had been pressuring her to marry him although she had rejected his proposal. Her marriage had already been mounted with one other particular person, the official mentioned.
The person was arrested on Sunday evening by a crew of police and crime department from Panchsheel Colony of Teela Mod space, the police mentioned.
The knife used within the crime has been recovered, Mr Nathani mentioned.
4 accomplices of the accused have additionally been arrested, the police mentioned.