Pregnant woman strangled to death
In a shocking incident, a pregnant woman was strangled to death on train for objecting to a passenger smoking.
According to reports, Chinat Devi ( 45) was travelling with her family in the general compartment of Punjab- Bihar Jallianwala Express when she objected to a co- passenger, Sonu Yadav, smoking. GRP police station In- charge, Shahjahanpur, A. K. Pandey said that after a heated argument, Sonu Yadav attacked the woman and strangled her.
The official said that the train was stopped at Shahjahanpur and the woman was rushed to a hospital where the doctors declared her dead.
The deceased and her family were on their way to Bihar for taking part in Chhat puja festivities. The accused has been arrested and the body sent for post- mortem.