MCD Councillor kills daughter, self

Last Updated: Thu, Nov 08, 2012 17:14 hrs

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS) A Councillor of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) killed his daughter and then committed suicide at his residence in West Delhi on Thursday, police said.

26-year-old Satyam Yadav, who was Congress Councillor from Nangloi East, was found hanging from the ceiling at his residence.

The police found his daughter Vanshika lying on the bed.

The reason behind Yadav taking the extreme step is still not known, the police said, ruling out possibility of honour killing.

Vanshika was married outside her Yadav community for the last few years.

The police have started investigating the case.

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