Tanda: A woman troubled of dowry demands of her in-laws family allegedly committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance after 6 years of her marriage. Police have lodged an FIR against her husband, father-in-law and mother-in-law for abetment to suicide.
As per information received, Sarwan Singh s/o Mehar Singh r/o Bullowal in his statement to the police stated that his daughter Inderjit Kaur was married to Jiwan Singh s/0 Gurmukh Singh r/o Chakk Nariyal (PS Tanda) about 6 years ago. He alleged that the in-laws family of his daughter used to harass her for bringing more dowry.
He said that troubled of the daily harassment of her in-laws family, Inderjit Kaur consumed some poisonous substance on 30th October. He said that he went to see her in the hospital and returned back to his home on the night of 30th October. He said that his son-in-law Jiwan Singh informed him in the morning over phone that Inderjit Kaur had died in the hospital.
Tanda Police have lodged an FIR against husband Jiwan Singh, father-in-law Gurmukh Singh and mother-in-law Amarjit Kaur under section 306 and 34 of IPC on the basis of the statement of Sarwan Singh.