62-yr-old man kills son to marry daughter-in-law

The Hush Post|11:42am | 2-min-read
A 62-year-old man has been arrested for killing his 40-year-old son in a Faridkot village. The police said there was a rift between the two over the old man’s alleged affair with the victim’s wife.
The incident happened in Dabri Khana village in Faridkot’s Jaitu sub-division on Tuesday night.
The accused was identified as Chhota Singh. He allegedly murdered his son Rajwinder Singh with a sharp weapon when he was sleeping in his room.
After the murder, the accused cut the body into pieces. He put them in plastic bags and dumped them in a sewer.
The accused’s nephew Gurcharan Singh woke up and saw blood stains in the house. Realising that Chhota has killed Rajwinder, he caught him and handed him over to the police, police said.
Rajvir Singh, the elder brother of the victim, said Rajwinder had married Jasvir Kaur 12 year ago and the couple has two children.
There was enmity between the father and son over Chhota’s alleged affair with Jasvir, police said.
The accused had rented an accommodation for Jasvir Kaur in Faridkot city two months ago. Even Chhota’s wife was staying with Jasvir, it is learnt. Chhota was allegedly planning to marry Jasvir, police said.
Jaitu DSP Kuldeep Singh Sohi said a case has been registered under Section 302 (murder) and 201 (disappearance of evidence of offence) against the accused.

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