New Delhi: A 25-year-old taekwondo player was shot dead on Tuesday morning in Bilaspur area of Gurugram by her coach for reportedly rejecting his marriage proposal, stated news agency ANI. 

It must be noted that the victim identified as Sarita had earlier filed a complaint against her coach Sombir Singh. The accused had murdered Sarita at her house at around 4 AM on Tuesday, stated a report. Reacting to the murder, Assistant Commissioner of Police of crime department Preet Pal told news agency ANI, “Deceased had, earlier, filed a complaint against accused. We’re investigating the matter.”

A murder case has been registered at Bilaspur police station. Meanwhile, search operations are underway to nab the accused.

Having finished her Diploma in Physical Education course, Sarita was looking for a job. Meanwhile, the accused in the case Sombir Singh, also a wrestler, had then quit his job as a coach, stated a report by Hindustan Times. The deceased Sarita had represented her district in Taekwondo for six consecutive times, added the report.