Daughter of PAC soldier threatened with beheading if not converted and married

Shahrukh alias Vihaan lured a Hindu PAC soldier’s daughter into a trap of love jihad 

Accused Shahrukh

Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh) – A case of love jihad has been reported involving the daughter of a Hindu Pradeshik Armed Constabulary (PAC) soldier. Through Facebook, Shahrukh alias Vihaan lured the 22-year-old daughter of a soldier into a love trap. If she did not convert and marry him, he threatened to behead her and her brother. Police have filed a case against Shahrukh.

Shahrukh is from Amroha District. On 24th September, he visited Shikohabad in Firozabad to meet the victim. After that, he took her to Amroha. At that time, he pressured her to convert and marry. If she refused, he threatened to post her intimate pictures on social media. Shahrukh also circulated some of the victim’s pictures on Instagram, according to the victim.

Editorial viewpoint

This story illustrates how far religious fanatics have gone, luring a soldier’s daughter into love jihad. For such people to be brought to justice, the Government should enforce the Love-Jihad Act strictly.