Noida (UP): A man was killed allegedly by his daughter and her boyfriend for scolding them in Noida's Atta village, police said on Monday.

On Sunday morning, Vishwanath found his daughter Pooja, aged around 19 years, and her boyfriend Dharmendra in his rented accommodation in a compromising position and scolded them, they said. Enraged over being scolded, Pooja and Dharmendra thrashed Vishwanath, the police said. He was rushed to a hospital in Noida in serious condition from where he was referred to a Delhi hospital. He died during treatment on Monday, police said.

On the basis of a complaint by Gayatri, Vishwanath's wife, a case was registered against Pooja and Dharmendra, they said. Pooja has been arrested while her boyfriend was absconding, the police said, adding an investigation was underway in the matter.