A 34-year-old woman of Manjh Singh Wala colony on Tarn Taran Raod here was found dead at her home under mysterious circumstances today. The police has booked deceased Harmeet Kaur’s brother-in-law Avtar Singh in the case on the complaint of her six-year-old son, Hargun.
In a complaint to the police, the deceased’s father, Paramjit Singh, stated that her daughter’s husband lives in Italy and she used to live along with her son at Manjh Singh Wala colony. He said the deceased’s son had seen Avtar Singh coming to their house last night and strangulating her.
He claimed that the child said that he fell asleep after the incident as he was afraid. Paramjit Singh also claimed that the accused had also deleted photographs and other data from the deceased’s mobile phone.
Police officials at the Sultanwind police station stated that a case for murder had been registered against Avtar Singh and they were trying to arrest him. “Preliminary investigations show that the murder was an outcome of illicit relations between the deceased and the accused,” said the official.
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