Man beaten to death over love affairMay 19th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) A man was allegedly beaten to death in the national capital by the family members of a woman because they were opposed to the relationship between the two, police said Tuesday.
A clash took place between members of the two families Monday night in Bhajanpura area in northeast Delhi, in which the man, identified as Rajesh, 35, was beaten to death with rods and sticks by the woman’s relatives, a police official said.
Police have arrested three people - the woman’s father Shivraj Sharma, her brother Vinod Sharma and nephew Anil Sharma.
“Both the families live in the same area and tension was prevalent among them since long,” the officer added.