Aji Dam claims the life of two lovers

Kiran Pariya (25) and Poonam Pritmanis bodies were fished out separately from the Aji Dam in Rajkot . Pariya was identified by his election card, which was discovered in his pocket .

Rajkot: A minor girl and her boyfriend from Jamnagar city reportedly committed suicide, fearing that their families would refuse to marry them because they both belonged to different castes.On Thursday, Kiran Pariya (25) and Poonam Pritmani's bodies were fished out separately from the Aji Dam in Rajkot.Pariya was identified by his election card, which was discovered in his pocket.The girls' family also submitted a missing persons report to Jamnagar police.

Pariya and Poonam have been in a relationship for the past one year, both live near Ranjitsagar Road in Jamnagar, while the younger girl left her studies after Class 10 at Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC).