Youth shoots fiancée, self
Ludhiana, April 22
A youth shot his fiancée at Kotla village close to Samrala on Friday, earlier than turning the gun on himself after being chased by villagers. The police recovered a .315 country-made weapon together with three stay cartridges from the scene.
Samrala SHO Surjit Singh stated the deceased had been recognized as Ajit Singh, alias Sunny, (23) of Muzaffarnagar, UP, and Manisha (22), additionally a local of UP and presently residing at Kotla village right here.
The girl alongside along with her household was working at a brick-kiln on the village and stayed in huts constructed close by. The SHO stated each had been not too long ago engaged and their marriage was due in June. Ajit got here to her hut right now and shot Manisha within the head from point-blank vary.
After listening to the gunshot, individuals chased the accused. However earlier than they may catch maintain of Ajit, he shot himself.
The police acquired in contact with the household of the youth in UP to establish the reason for killing, however to no avail. —