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Pregnant married woman killed over dowry by in-laws

Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 12:47

Sambhal: A pregnant married woman was allegedly killed by her in-laws over dowry in Hayat Nagar area here, police said on Friday.

Roopwati`s (25) in-laws allegedly sprinkled kerosene oil on her and set her ablaze yesterday as her family members could not meet their dowry demands, they said.

She was rushed to a hospital in serious condition where the victim died during treatment.

On a complaint by victim`s father Veerpal, an FIR has been registered against her husband Munesh, father-in-law Bhure, mother-in-law Katori Devi and sister-in-law Urmila, they said.

None of the accused could be arrested so far.


First Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 12:15
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