Dowry Harassment Claims Another Life
Hyderabad, Sept 17 (INN): A 20-year-old woman committed suicide allegedly due to the harassment of her in-laws for more dowry.
According to the Bahadurpura police, deceased – Zakiya Begum was married to Mohammed Moin, r/o Asad Baba Nagar Kishanbagh, in the year 2011 and the couple was blessed with two sons. However, her in-laws were allegedly harassing Zakiya for the last few weeks and asking her to bring more dowry of one tolas gold.
Being unable to bear the harassment by her in-laws, Zakiya took the extreme step and hanged herself with a ceiling fan on September 16 late hours.
Police registered a case and handed over Zakiya’s body to her relatives after an autopsy was conducted on the same at the OGH mortuary. Case is under investigation.