Hoshiarpur Celebratory firing: The wedding celebrations turn into tragedy as the celebratory firing killed a 22-year-old girl on late Saturday night in Punjab’s Hoshiarpur. The incident took place during a pre-wedding function when the bride’s father reportedly fired a shot that hit the girl who was standing on the terrace.Police have arrested the accused identified as Ashok Khosla of Satta locality of Hoshiarpur and recovered his licensed .32 bore revolver, from which the fire was shot. Police said Khosla, who had organised a DJ party on the occasion of his daughter’s pre- wedding function, was inebriated at the time of the incident.The City police station’s station house officer (SHO) Jagdish Raj said that they have arrested the main accused Ashok Khosla, while Sethi is absconding. The case has been registered under Sections 302 (murder) and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Sections 25, 27-54-59 of the Arms Act.
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