A man was taken into custody after killing his daughter and her boyfriend over long chats on Whatsapp, a social messaging service. The man named Giriraj was charged with murder of his daughter Bharti Kushwaha and her boyfriend Naresh Kumar whose bodies were found in bushes near Mania police station in Dholpur, Rajasthan.
The bodies of the 2 murdered showed signs of brutal beating and appeared to have been strangled by the necks by a shawl. The family of Bharti lodged a complaint after their daughter failed to come home Sunday evening. The pictures of the bodies were shown to Bharti’s family who then identified her.
Giriraj objected to hours long chats between the two couple. The father was looking for a groom for her daughter and had rejected Naresh in the past.
CCTV footage confirmed Giriraj being present at a toll plaza on the Agra-Gwalior highway on Saturday night when the couple were killed n Dholpur. However, the Giriraj denied to have ever traveled to Dholpur.