Woman murdered by husband, in-laws over dowry

A 24-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws for dowry in Gyanpur area.

Bhadoi: A 24-year-old woman was
killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws for dowry in
Gyanpur area, police said on Thursday.

Priyanka was poisoned by her husband Yogendra Pandey
and in-laws in Veera Patti village yesterday after her
family members failed to fulfill their dowry demand, they
said.

Initially Priyanka`s in-laws claimed that she died due
to snake bite. Police seized her body while they were
attempting to cremate her, they said.

Police said that on a complaint lodged by Priyanka`s
kin, a case had been lodged against six persons, including
Yogendra.

PTI