At present when the UP is still trying to solve the rape and death case of the 19-year-old Dalit teen in Hathras, the honour killing of a 16-year-old has sent shockwaves across the entire state.
The girl was killed by her own father and elder brother as she was thought to bring shame to the family.Her body was even mutilated by the family.
The family has reportedly told police that the girl, who never attended a school, used to stay with a relative. She did not inform her family about her sexual encounter.As her baby bump became visible, the family came to know about her pregnancy. Even then, she did not tell her family about the name of the person responsible for this.
As per the UP police, the father has confessed to the crime while the brother is still absconding.
The girl was first beaten and later strangulated to death.Later her head was severed from the body and buried around the river bead.Her body was found on 6 October.
(Inputs included from Times Now News)