Sukhbir & Karandeep Kaur
Name of the couple : Sukhbir & Karandeep kaur.
Profile of the victims : Sukhbir, age – 20, was a resident of Rajgarh village in Jind district, Haryana. Karandeep kaur was a resident of peepaltha village in Fatehabad. They both belonged to the different castes.
The accused : Karandeep kaur’s brother, Jagjit Singh, and his accomplice
Place of Murder : Tohana town (around 20 km from Fatehabad)
Date of Murder : 28th November 2010.
Assasination : “Sukhbir married Karandeep Kaur of Peepaltha village (in Fatehabad district) in May against the wishes of her family members, who opposed the alliance because of the caste difference. So “Jagjit Singh and his accomplice waylaid Sukhbir near Tohana town (around 20 km from here), while he was going to Hisar. They hit his bike with their car and opened fire at him. It is a clear case of honour killing,” said Suresh Kaushik, deputy superintendent of police, Fatehabad, here. Police arrested both the accused late on Saturday evening.