Man blinded, shot dead in Bihar over love affair

Patna, June 28 (IANS): In a barbaric act, a 22-year-old man was blinded and then shot dead Saturday in Bihar’s Patna district in front of his girl friend’s house allegedly by her close relatives in a suspected honour killing case, police said. Two people have been arrested.

Man blinded, shot dead in Bihar over love affair

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Rahul Kumar was first mercilessly beaten, both his eyes gouged out, before he was shot dead at Daulatpur in Patna, a police official said.

“Following the horrifying incident, police have arrested two people and lodged a named FIR against six people in this connection.”

The post-mortem report also revealed that both his eyes were badly damaged and he was shot twice.

Following the horrifying incident, police have arrested two people and lodged a named FIR against six people in this connection.

Some villagers have informed the local police officials that the girl’s close relatives were against her affair with Rahul.