Noida, Nov 18 (PTI) A man here allegedly strangulated his 18-year-old daughter to death and later surrendered before the police, an official said today.Also Read - Bihar Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Singh Passes Away Due to COVID-19 at Patna Hospital

The incident occurred last night at Sadarpur village here. Also Read - NHRC condemns Pak prisoner's killing; issues notice to Raj govt, prison authorities

The man strangulated his daughter, a Class 12 student, and later called the police and surrendered before them, Superintendent of Police (City) Arun Kumar Singh said. Also Read - Punjab cop, who was kidnapped by terrorists before Pathankot attack, jailed in rape case

He claimed that his daughter was having an affair and yesterday when she was talking to a boy on the phone, he objected to it, the officer said.

In a fit of rage, he strangulated her. The body has been sent for post-mortem and a case has been registered, the SP said.

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