Muzaffarnagar, Apr 17 (PTI) A 23-year-old woman and her lover have been arrested for allegedly shooting dead her father for opposing their relationship, the police said today.

The incident took place on April 7 when the victim returned to his house in Shamli district from Delhi. He was shot dead by three persons, Circle Officer Ashok Kumar said.

We have arrested the deceased’s daughter, Kavya, her lover Samir Ahmad and one Shadab in the case, he said.

The victim, Rakesh Rohela, used to work in Delhi. He was opposed to his daughter’s relationship with Ahmad, the police officer said. PTI CORR SRY

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