UPDATE ON AUG 20, 11:33 AM IST
Wife hanged herself after an altercation over mobile
Gursarai (Jhansi). On Thursday, a girl living in the maternal house hanged herself to death due to a dispute with her husband on mobile. The family members have accused the in-laws of harassing her for dowry. Police sends dead body for post-mortem.
Rais, a resident of village Madpura of Gursarai police station area, told that he had married his daughter Julie (22) to Arif son, resident of Mauranipur, on April 4, 2021. The entire donation was given in the marriage as dowry. After marriage, the in-laws started harassing the girl and demanded two lakh rupees. Tried to explain many times but they did not listen.Due to poor financial condition, the in-laws could not fulfill the demand of the people. Julie told us on the phone several times. After this, when she was harassed more, we brought the girl Julie to her village, Madpura. On Thursday 19 August 2021, her husband Arif got a call around 2 pm. There was a long talk between the two people on the phone and there was an altercation between the two. Eventually, Julie committed suicide by hanging around four o'clock. When Julie got the call, she was alone at home. The people of the house had gone to the farm. When I came back from the farm in the evening, the gate was closed. When there was no answer on giving voice, everyone got scared. When the gate was opened somehow, Julie was hanging in the room.Seeing this incident, there was chaos in the house. The police station in-charge of the incident, Gursarai Ajit Singh was informed. Gursarai police, who reached the spot, took possession of the body and sent it for post-mortem after filling the Panchnama.