New Delhi: In a suspected case of honour killing, a newly married couple was attacked with an iron rod whereas they have been using a motorcycle, killing the person on the spot in Saroornagar space in Hyderabad on Wednesday night time. Based on police, the deceased man, recognized as Billapuram Nagaraju and Syed Ashrin Sultana have been collegemates. After their marriage in January this 12 months, Sultana modified her title to Pallavi. Police have arrested the principle accused within the case and detained different suspects, amongst whom are members of the lady’s household.
Based on Sreedhar Reddy, ACP, Lal Bahadur Nagar, as quoted by information company ANI, “An individual was killed by two individuals. The deceased was travelling on a motorcycle together with his spouse. They bought married just lately and each belonged to completely different communities. Brothers of the deceased’s spouse immediately assaulted Nagaraju after which attacked him with a rod and killed him on the spot.”
Billapuram Nagaraju was a resident of Marredpally in Secunderabad. He used to work as a salesman at a preferred automotive showroom within the Outdated Metropolis.
A case has been registered underneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code.
In the meantime, the incident has triggered tensions within the space as Nagaraju’s relations, together with a number of others, held a protest demanding the police to take rapid motion within the case.
“No communal angle, that is an remoted incident. The accused was towards the marriage, he killed the deceased to take revenge,” News18 quoted a police official as saying. He additional added that the couple had by no means approached them citing menace or intimidation.
The DCP of LB Nagar, as quoted by ANI stated, “Case registered underneath IPC Part 302, SC/ST Act. Probe to be concluded quickly. We’ll apply at quick observe court docket in order that its trial is concluded quickly, & accused are punished. Deceased’s household might be supplied with financial advantages, job.”