Newly married woman commits suicide over dowry harassment

A newly married woman allegedly committed suicide over dowry harassment by her mother-in-law, at HSR layout in the city.

PTI| Updated: Dec 02, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
Newly married woman commits suicide over dowry harassment
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Bengaluru: A newly married woman allegedly committed suicide over dowry harassment by her mother-in-law, at HSR layout in the city.

Police said she left behind a suicide note, saying her mother-in-law had been harassing her over dowry.

Vanitha (28), daughter of a corporator in Mysuru, was found hanging from the ceiling of her room last night.

She had got married to a techie from chennai five months back.

Police said the woman's mother-in-law and husband were detained and were being questioned.