Kolkata: A woman was allegedly killed by her in-laws for dowry in Haridevpur, south Kolkata on Sunday morning. This incident has triggered chaos in the area. The Jadavpur police have started investigating the incident.
As per sources the victim’s family claimed that their daughter has been allegedly killed as they failed to give dowry of rupees two lakhs as demanded by their daughter’s in-laws. They also added that the accused family kept their daughter pressurizing for dowry since a long time, she was also mentally tortured. The victim was pressurized to bring money from her father’s house and sometimes it also created a fuss. But on Sunday it was the end of their daughter’s patience and she was forced to kill herself, claims the victim’s family. The women before killing herself texted several people, said the women’s family.
Two months ago the girl got married to this man from Haridevpur, and began a new journey of a happy married life. But all of a sudden her dreams shattered. The agitating locals vandalized the house of the accused family. The Jadavpur police has started investigating the incident.