Two woman murdered over dowry in UP

Two women were murdered by their in-laws allegedly over dowry in separate incidents in the district, police said here.

Last Updated: Dec 27, 2010, 14:19 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Two women were murdered by
their in-laws allegedly over dowry in separate incidents in the district, police said here.

Pinki, wife of Sanjay Saini, was yesterday poisoned
to death by her in-laws at Chandpuri village under Khatoli
police station in the district, they said.

The police has registered a case against eight
persons, including her husband Sanjay.

In another incident, Pervinder Kaur, wife of Azad,
was murdered by in-laws over dowry demand Rangari village in
the district.

The brother of the victim Ravinder has lodged a
complaint against four persons in this connection alleging
that the accused were demanding dowry from his family.
Meanwhile, a married woman Suman was stoned to death
by her husband Shelender Kumar, a property dealer, when she
opposed selling of their house at Baraut town in Baghpat
district yesterday.

Shelender wanted to sell the house as he was facing
financial problems but Suman objected to it. Yesterday, the
couple had a tiff over it following which the woman was stoned
to death, they said.

Shelender later surrendered before the police.

PTI