Hyderabad honour killing: A26 years old interior designer was kidnapped from his home at Chandanagar in the city and murdered by his wife’s family members. This incident took place on Thursday
Avanti and Hemanth Kumar were married for four months. Cyberabad Police is investigating this murder case, and they found out that Avanti’s family is behind the murder. His body dumped in neighbouring Sangareddy district, which was recovered by the police on Thursday night.
According to Additional DCP Madhapur M Venkateshwarlu, Avanti’s maternal uncle Yugandhar Reddy and two others strangled Hemanth Kumar to death. More than 10 persons have already been detained in this murder case. Currently the investigation of Hemanth’ murder is going on.
The youth Hemanth (Vysya community) was in the love with Avanthi (Reddy community). In the month of July 2020, Hemanth married Avanthi without the permission of her parents. The newly wed couple were residing at Chandanagar in the city. On Thursday afternoon, Hemanth Kumar called up his father Murali Krishna, and informed him that his wife Avanti’s family members had come to their home. Murali Krishna told that they might have come to compromise. But when he reached, he saw her family members forcefully taking away Hemanth Kumar and Avanti in a car.
Hemanth’ father Murali Krishna followed the car on his scooter and when car reached Gopanpally tanda, the couple tried to move out of the vehicle. While Avanti managed to escape but they whisked Hemanth Kumar away. Later Murlai Krishna dialed 100, and the police rushed to the spot.
According to Murali Krishna, Avanti’ parents killed his son, only because that was not a match to their financial status.