Additional dowry demand drives woman to suicide

Hyderabad, Feb 17 (INN): A Woman committed suicide due to dowry harassment under the Kushaiguda police station limits According to Sub-Inspector P Saidulu, J Rajeshwari (19) wife of Chinna, committed suicide by hanging herself with the help of a saree from ceiling fan after she was mentally and physically harassed for additional dowry. Rajeshwari had got married to Chinna in November 2010. Her parents had given Rs 1.5 lakh in cash, apart from three tolas gold ornaments at the time of the marriage. After 3 months, her husband started to mentally and physically harass her for additional dowry. The sustained harassment drove the girl to resort to the extreme step, Mr Saidulu said. Police registered a case and investigation is on.


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