Maldah: A Five Months Pregnant Woman died on Saturday, after being hit in the stomach and beaten severely at Maldah District’s Khoyertola village of Manik Chowk police station on friday. Parents of the dead lady alleged that the reason behind their daughter’s murder is, not giving dowry.
According to Police sources, it was around a year back when Harishchandrapur Police station’s Daulatnagar’s resident Bimal Mondal’s daughter, Julie Mondal got married to Khoyertola village’s resident Shyamapad Mondal’s businessman son Nantu Mondal. 18 year old Julie was supposed to pay a dowry of Rupees 1.5 lakh cash, gold and house hold commodities. The girl had already given gold and house hold commodities to her in- laws but was unable to pay the full amount of money. Her in – laws began torturing Julie.
According to Julie’s Parents, the In- laws had sent Julie back home to bring the rest of the money. But on returning empty handed, the torture on Julie began again. Severely injured Julie was admitted to Maldah Medical hospital where she succumbed to her death at Dawn of Saturday. after her death, the in- laws fled the hospital.
Bimal Mondal has lodged a written complaint against Shyamapad Mondal , Nantu Mondal and his entire family. Police has begun investigation.