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Man gets girlfriend's family intoxicated, kills her for rejecting sexual advances

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Man gets girlfriend's family intoxicated, kills her for rejecting sexual advances

On July 1, the accused allegedly visited the victim's house, got her family intoxicated and then killed her fore rejecting his sexual advances.

A man in Chhattisgarh killed his girlfriend for rejecting his sexual advances. According to the police, Surendra, 29, was in a relationship with the 19-year-old victim and knew her family.

On July 1, Surendra went to her home Thothajhariya village in Dhamtari area, gave alcohol to her grandmother and father. When they went to sleep, he tried to force her into having a physical relationship, but when she said no, he stabbed her with a kitchen knife, the police said.

The victim's father later registered a police complaint and her body was sent for post mortem. The police registered a case under section 302 of the Indian Penal Code after the post mortem report revealed that she was killed with sharp object.

Subsequently on July 15, the police conducted an inquiry and apprehended Surendra on the basis of the victim's father's testimony. The accused confessed to murder during interrogation, the police said.

According to his confession, Surendra had been dating the victim for a while and the two were in a physical relationship. But she refused to have sex with him a few days ago. Miffed with rejection, he went to her house with a knife to force her. But her family was there, so he gave them alcohol and waited till they fell asleep. Once they did, he went in her room and tried to force himself upon her, but when she resisted, he stabbed her to death and fled.

Surendra was sent to judicial custody on Tuesday.