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Woman gunned down at home by jilted lover

Press Trust of India  |  Hooghly (WB) 

A 35-year-old woman was shot dead at her residence allegedly by her jilted lover who also beat up her parents today in district, police said.

The accused, Sheikh Sultan, barged into the house of and shot at his daughter killing her on the spot.

Sultan, a neighbour of the victim's family in Uttarpara, reportedly had an affair with However, they broke up sometime back and talks are on about her wedding to someone else, police said.

The accused also assaulted her parents and they were admitted to

was arrested, police said.

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First Published: Thu, July 12 2018. 23:50 IST