Woman killed for dowry in Jaunpur
Jaunpur (UP): A 24-year-old woman was allegedly strangulated to death by her husband and in-laws for dowry here, police said on Wednesday.
The incident took place at Kaddupur Khiri village last night, they said.
The action was taken on a complaint filed by the father of the victim, identified as Sangita, they said.
The husband and in-laws are absconding, police said.
According to a police complaint filed by Sangeeta`s father, his daughter`s husband Mahendra Yadav, brother-in-law Manoj, sister-in-law Sangita and two others killed her for dowry.
Mahendra is posted in Army and returned home around one- and-a-half months back, they said.