A teen in New Delhi is accused of stabbing his younger sister to death on Tuesday because she was in a relationship he did not approve of.
Sujit, 18, is accused of repeatedly stabbing his younger sister, Laxmi, 17, around 1 am on Tuesday. Sujit denies that it was an honor killing.
According to NDTV, the girl was taken to the hospital but she was declared as brought dead.
According to Times Of India, police say that Sujit went to pick up his sister after she left home, without informing the family, to go to her friend Ankit's house. Police say that on their returning home Sujit lost his temper and grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed his sister.
According to Hindustan Times,after Sujit stabbed his sister he fled, and he has yet to be caught.
Police say that even though her parents were not happy with the girl, they did not hit her or beat her.
Police say that so far Sujit is untraceable, but they are questioning people and they will continue their investigation.