Police said one Sachidananda Swain had alleged that
his daughter Laxmipriya had gone missing from her in-law's
house in Naya bazar area under plant site police limit of the
city on Monday.
Swain had filed a complaint alleging that his
daughter's husband Sanjay Jena and her elder brother-in-law
Bijay Jena and mother-in-law Premalata were involved in the
disappearance of his daughter.
He alleged that his daughter was facing dowry torture
by her in-law's family.
Police arrested Sanjay, his elder brother Bijay and
mother Premalata, police said.
In an another allegedly dowry torture case, one
Santosh Sahu was arrested after his wife Pankajini filed a
complaint of dowry torture.
Santosh of Balughat area under Raghunathpally police
limit had been allegedly demanding Rs 1 lakh more dowry from
his father-in-law as a result of which Pankajini along with
her one year old daughter was staying at her parents’ house.
Police forwarded all four accused to a local court
which remanded them to jail custody.
Rourkela: Four persons were arrested from
two different families in two separate alleged dowry torture
cases in the steel city on Friday.
First Published: Friday, February 24, 2012, 13:25