There are an estimated 1,000 honour killings each year in Pakistan, according to a 2019 report by Human Rights Watch.
She was reluctant to let Prathap inside when he noticed another man in the room,” said a police officer.
Neeraj had married in November, but the brother of the woman was unhappy over the marriage, according to police.
The victim had married a woman belonging to the BC community. Police detained the accused and investigating.
The duo allegedly resorted to murder because they disapproved of Haritha’s marriage to Aneesh, who was born into a lower caste and came from a poor financial background.
Kerala honour killing: 'Please go home. Your family is above ours,' Aneesh's parents recall telling Haritha
Despite this request of Aneesh’s mother, Haritha decided to stay with her husband, inviting the wrath of her family
The relatives and friends of Aneesh have stated that Haritha's family were against the marriage since both belonged to different castes.
The case has been assigned to the IX Additional District Court at LB Nagar, which has been designated as the Fast Track Court.
Chandni had married Arjun Jatav (26), a resident of Todarpur village in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district, against her parents wishes at a temple on June 12,
Shivan, 35, said he treated the story in a way that he could identify with, keeping it entertaining so that the message reaches out to a wider audience.
According to police, a farmer had found the young woman crying in pain on Suruchi beach in Vasai on Sunday, after which he alerted the police.
Hence, if the petitioner is released on bail, there is every likelihood of him using his power to subvert the trial proceedings, the judge held and dismissed the petition.
The 22-year-old victim was reportedly in a relationship with a boy of her own community but the family wanted her to marry someone else.
According to police, the trio was opposed to the woman's alleged love affair with a man from a lower caste community.
A gruesome case of alleged ‘honour killing’ of a 19-year-old girl has come to light in Ramanagara district, about 50 km from Bengaluru.“