Muzaffarnagar (U.P.): The police are looking for a man who allegedly beheaded his 19-year-old sister in a Meerut hospital on Sunday, the police said. The girl had married outside caste.

Nargis of Muzaffarnagar and her lover had eloped on December 10 and returned to their houses here on December 16 after getting married. The couple refused to abide by a local panchayat's decision.

Her brother, Naushad, attacked her on December 16 and she was undergoing treatment in Meerut Medical College Hospital for stab wounds. On Sunday night, Naushad beheaded her when she was asleep in the women's ward. - PTI