Panipat: Police begins investigation in Haryana singer murder case

ANI | Updated: Oct 18, 2017 12:19 IST

Panipat (Haryana) [India] Oct. 18 (ANI): The Panipat Police on Wednesday began investigation in singer Harshita Dahiya murder case.

Dahiya, a local singer and dancer was shot dead on Tuesday by unknown assailants when she was leaving after a program in Panipat's Israna.

The assailants came in a car and fired five to six shots at her before fleeing away.

22-years-old Dahiya, a resident of Nahra-Nahri village of Haryana's Sonipat, was living in Narela of Delhi.

She was on way to her home at around 4:15 p.m. when the incident occurred.

She was accompanied by a male singer, her assistant and driver.

The body of the deceased singer has been sent to the mortuary at a general hospital. (ANI)