Man shot dead wife`s brother over dowry demand

A man shot dead his wife`s brother after his dowry demand was not met in Uttar Pradesh`s Pilibhit district, police said here on Thursday.

Updated: Jun 16, 2011, 12:09 PM IST

Bareilly: A man shot dead his wife`s brother
after his dowry demand was not met in Uttar Pradesh`s Pilibhit
district, police said here on Thursday.
The incident took place yesterday at Mohammad Farooq
area. The man identified as Brijesh shot at his brother-in-
law Vikky after he expressed his inability to fulfill his
dowry demand, they said.
Vikky was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was
declared brought dead, police said, adding that search is on
to nab the accused who fled after committing the crime.

PTI