In a suspected case of dishonor killing, a UP woman was shot dead reportedly by her cousin in Haiderpur village of Muzaffarnagar, reports UP police.
On Sunday, Shivani was shot dead after her cousin, Sumit Kumar, caught her red-handed with Anju (Sumit’s cousin) about their relationship, has planned along with him to kill her husband, they added.
Mr. Kumar has confessed of killing his sister Shivani as claims that he did it as she had hampered the image of their family, said Superintendent of Police (rural) Alok Sharma.
SP Sharma said that Anuj and Shivani were found suspect in the murder case of Shivani’s husband.
On March 4, the victim was shot dead when he was on his way home from his in-law’s house on a motorcycle, just after few days of his marriage to Shivani on February 28, reports police.
Shivani was shooted with a country-made pistol and her dead body was sent for post mortem. She was shot dead within two after being named in husband’s murder case, added SP Sharma.