Meerut, Jan.12 (ANI): Meerut Police has claimed that family members have charged a father of murdering his 23-year-old daughter.
The man is an engineer in Ahmedabad.
Preeti was found dead in the bathroom of her house.
"Her mother and elder sister told us that the father didn't like her. As a result, he has committed the crime. The reason is not clear. It would be clear only after an inquiry. They said he used to beat her," said Om Prakash Yadav, Superintendent of Police.
The cause of the death will be ascertained after the post-mortem.
"She was found dead in a bathroom. The reason of death would be cleared after the post mortem," he added.
The father, Bhim Singh, however, maintains his innocence. (ANI)