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Pregnant woman murdered for dowry in Delhi

Last Updated: Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 22:40

New Delhi: A 24-year-old pregnant woman was strangled allegedly by her jobless husband who surrendered before investigators on Sunday with police suspecting it to be a case of dowry death.

The incident was reported from Najafgarh last night and the deceased has been identified as Pinky.

Vicky (30) surrendered before police this morning.
Pinky`s family alleged that Vicky used to beat her for dowry, police said.
Vicky said that he had a heated argument with his wife, who was four-month pregnant, and after she went to sleep, he strangled her, police claimed.

The couple had a three-year-old daughter.


First Published: Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 22:40
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