The South Asian Times

24 October 2018 01:27 AM

Youth arrested for young woman's murder


Srinagar, Nov 26: Police on Sunday arrested a youth in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on charges of kidnapping and murdering a young woman.

The body of the 19-year-old teenager was found today in Gushi village. Police sources said Muhammad Altaf was arrested for the crime.

"He kidnapped the girl to force her marry him," a police officer said.

Update: 26 Nov, 2017