Girl dies in Haryana village, honour killing suspected

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Rohtak
  • Updated: May 24, 2015 09:38 IST

In a suspected case of honour killing the body of a 21-year-old girl was cremated in Poli village of Julana subdivision of Jind district.

After getting the information, the police reached the village to investigate the matter and arrested the girl’s father Raghubir Singh and mother Santosh on charges of murder. After the arrests, hundreds of villagers reached the Julana police station and appealed the police to stop the investigation claiming that it was a natural death.

As per information, Jyoti died under mysterious circumstances on Friday night, and the family members cremated the body early Saturday morning without post-mortem.

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