Crazy:Revenge killing in India takes off heads of 8 family members

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Eight members of a man's poverty-ridden family were shot and beheaded before their bodies were thrown into a river in eastern India after he secretly married a wealthy girl, police said Wednesday.

Police in the eastern state of Bihar found the eight bodies floating in a river and have charged 15 people, mostly from the girl's family, with the murders.

The weekend killing took place after 21-year-old Ratan Mandal eloped with 18-year-old Kanchan Kumari and got married secretly, afraid their families would never approve due to an old social rivalry.

"The girl's family invited the boy's family for a meeting on the pretext of settling the dispute, but killed all eight and beheaded them," said Raghunath Prasad Singh, a senior police officer from Bhagalpur, where the incident took place.

Bhagalpur, one of India's most lawless regions, has been notorious for revenge and honor killings.

Men and women are still murdered across the villages of eastern and northern India for daring to marry outside their caste.

In May last year, a young couple was murdered by the girl's family in northern India for marrying within the same village, considered taboo in many communities.

What happens to these Indian guys sometimes?Are they getting crazy?

Source-The New Nation.


kunthan said...

hello i have clicked some of your ads amd made you $$$ ..plz do click my ads..too... a give and take

helix-Newyug said... is submission site and share your link across world. You can post your URL here and increase traffic rank of your site.



Our Blogger Templates


Total Pageviews


Traffic Stats


Blog Statistics


UK Offers - TMP

Visitor Origin

free counters


If you are crazy about knowing all the latest hot newz around the world,then you have come to the right place.So stick to this blog and always remain updated.