Parents in Delhi kill and burn their daughter for marrying the man she loved

19 November 2014, New Delhi

21-year-old Bhavna Yadav, a student at the Delhi University, had married a man she loved, against her parents wishes. Angered her parents strangled her to death, and later planned and burnt her body to destroy evidence. Though such “honour killings” are assumed to take place in rural areas, as this case proves, it occurs even among the educated, urban families in India.
http://headlinesindia.mapsofindia.com/state-news/delhi/delhi-woman-strangled-set-afire-by-parents-173126.html

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