Sravanthi, daughter of veteran Tollywood actress Jamuna, has been harassed by her husband Rahul for more dowry. Sravanthi, a medical doctor by profession, filed a criminal complaint with the women’s police wing of CCS against her husband and in-laws. The police have arrested her in-laws Madhusudhana Reddy and Vasantha. Husband Rahul is absconding.
Sravanthi and Rahul had a love affair and got married on August 5, 2006, with the consent of elders. At the time of marriage, Rs 30 lakhs worth of gold ornaments were given. Sravanthi and Rahul have a son born in 2007. Then Sravanthi was harassed to bring in more cash as dowry and she was physicslly and mentally harassed. An year ago, she left her in-laws house and was staying with her mother.
CCS Mahila Police Station inspector AP Ananda Kumar is investigating the complaint of Sravanthi which was filed under the anti-dowry and women protection act.