A man was arrested in Baramulla for killing his daughter following a disagreement over a marriage proposal, police said on Tuesday.
“The man killed his daughter and dumped the body inside Kawharbala forest area following a disagreement over marriage proposal,” a police officer said.
Police identified the accused as Javid Ahmad Khan of Laridora.
The investigators said Khan had took her daughter inside the forest area and strangulated her following an argument pertaining to fixing her marriage.
Body of the girl has been handed over to family members after completion of medico-legal formalities. Experts from FSL also visited the scene of crime to gather vital pieces of physical and material evidences in sensational murder case, police said.