Sangrur, Apr 2 UNI | 4 months ago

A 24-year-old women, mother of a one-year-old boy, was shot dead by her 85-years-old father-in-law in Burthala village in Amargarh sub-division of the district today.


The deceased has been identified as Taranjeet Kaur, wife of Harjeet Singh of Burthala village.

Investigation officer Amrik Singh said, based on the complaint of Tawittar Singh of Manjali Khurad, uncle of Taranjeet, the police have registered a case against Partap Singh (father-in-law), Harjeet (husband) and Gurdeep (brother-in-law) on the charges of murder under section 302 of the IPC.

He said the as per the complaint Partap Singh killed his Ms Kaur with his revolver following a small dispute.

However, the police have not arrested anybody but the police sources said a case has been registered in Amargarh (sadar)police station and teams have been formed to arrest the culprits.

(Posted on 03-04-2014)