Ganderbal minor’s murder was revenge killing: Police

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Sheikh Anees

Ganderbal:  Police on Thursday said that the minor boy who was murdered in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal was a case of “revenge killing”.

SSP Ganderbal Khalil Poswal told reporters during a press conference that father of the boy had rejected killer’s proposal to marry his daughter after which, he killed the minor to revenge his father.

Minor Faisal Misgar, son of Ghulam Hussain Misgar of Busarbugh Alestang had gone missing from his home on Sep 17.

His body was found a day later in an orchard.

SSP Ganderbal said that the killer of Faisal has been arrested. He said that Abrar Majid Reshi 21, neighbor of the Misgar’s family has been arrested and he has confessed to the crime.

Reshi according to SSP had proposed to the Misgar’s family that he intended to marry their daughter but the proposal was rejected by her father.

Faisal’s sister was married three days prior to his death, SSP said adding “Abrar killed Faisal in revenge.”