Jammu, Nov 11: Samba Police has arrested Praveen Singh on charge of murdering his girlfriend Bindu after taking her to a lonely house in the jungles of Katra.
Bindu was missing Since Oct 31, and her cellphone details showed that she was somewhere near Katra at the time of her death.
SSP Samba Israr Khan said, police zeroed in on her boyfriend of four years Praveen Singh, who initially tried to misguide police, but later confessed to strangulating her to death in the lonely house.
Says Praveen: "She was pestering me to marry her, but I killed her. I know I have commited a sin."
Praveen had asked Bindu to run away with him from her house by stealing Rs 2 lakh cash. The cash has been recovered from the killer.
Praveen initially said that Bindu had commited suicide with her 'chunni' but her legs were found touching the floor.
A case of rape, robbery and murder has been slapped on the offender.