A 22-year-old woman was killed after she was allegedly pushed in front of an oncoming train by her lover in Medak district, police said.
The victim, identified as Tasneem, was last night allegedly pushed on to the path of Ajanta Express at Masaipet railway station by her lover Narendra,24 following a talk between them on marriage, Chegunta police said.
According to police, Tasneem, a divorcee with a son, started living in Masaipet and took up work at a factory in Medchal village in the neighbouring Rangareddy district.
She met Narendra at the factory and the two entered into a relationship, police said, adding that she was pursuing the youth to marry her and had met him yesterday to discuss the same.
After the incident, passengers at the railway station handed Narendra over to police. Railway police have registered a case and an inquiry is on in the matter, it was learnt.