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Santakbirnagar police has sent the accused to jail.
- On 4 February, the girl’s body was found in Dhandhata police station area
- The family gave 1.35 lakh rupees for killing
In Santakbirnagar, Uttar Pradesh, a father bargained his own daughter’s life for one and a half lakh rupees for the sake of false pride and then wrapped her in a bundle of sacks and burned her alive. The daughter was in love with a Muslim youth. His body was found half-burnt in Dhanaghata police station area on 4 February. Police have arrested four accused, including the deceased’s father, brother and brother-in-law in the case. After confessing the crime, all have been sent to jail.
This is the whole case
On February 4, the half-dead body of a woman was found in a teenshed in Siwan of Jigina village in Dhanaghata police station area. The police identified him as Ranjana Yadav (28 years), a resident of Jitwapur village. When the police proceeded with the investigation, the post-mortem report confirmed the death from suffocation. But it was not clear whether Ranjana died of strangulation or died of smoke. But a CCTV played a significant role in this case. In which Ranjana’s family was seen. The police then arrested Ranjana’s father Kailash Yadav, brother Ajit Yadav, sister-in-law Satya Prakash Yadav of Mahobra village in Mahuli police station area and Sitaram, resident of Domdih village in Mahuli.
Written as the father said
Father Kailash Yadav said that daughter Ranjana had a love affair with a bus owner of a Muslim community resident of Shahpur village in Belaghat. In December 2019, she eloped with the young man. On this, a kidnapping case was filed against the accused youth. Ranjana was back after a few months when the police tightened up. Ranjana had then given a statement that she is an adult. She went with her lover on her own free will. Even after this, Ranjana often used to visit her lover. This thing was passing on to his family exasperatedly.
Kailash said that this was bringing disrepute to the family in the society. Therefore, a plan was made to assassinate him. First spoke to son-in-law Satyaprakash. He contacted Sitaram. Sitaram got Varun Tiwari aka Pintu. Varun demanded Rs 1.5 lakh to commit the murder. He was given 1 lakh 35 thousand rupees. On the night of 3 February, Varun, along with his driver friend, reached the Kailash’s house with a Tata Magic car. Ranjana was forcibly boarded by her brother Ajit. While Kailash left the house with Varun on a bike.
Ranjana was then taken to Teenshed’s room at the deserted place adjacent to the rough road in Siwan in Dhanaghata police station area. Where she tried to make noise, Ajit kept her mouth and nose pressed until she fainted. After this, laying sack in the room, setting Ranjana on it, sprinkling petrol and set it on fire. After this, all four escaped from there.
IG and SP announced to reward team
Police have recovered petrol cans and bikes used in the incident. While the accused Varun Tiwari and Tata Magic driver are being searched. IG Basti has announced a reward of 15 thousand rupees and Santkabirnagar SP Santosh Kumar Singh has given a reward of 10 thousand rupees to the team who disclosed this sensitive incident.