Dasuya: A woman resident of village Passi Bait committed suicide by hanging herself. The Dasuya police have lodged an FIR against 5 members of in-laws family including husband on the basis of the statement of the mother of deceased woman.
As per information received, Meena Kumari r/o Jalandhar in her complaint to the police stated that her daughter Manpreet Kaur was married to Amarjit Singh s/o Satpal Singh r/o Passi Bait about 6 years ago. She alleged that her husband Amarjit Singh, father in law Satpal Singh, mother-in-law Balwinder Kaur, Soni w/o Kuldeep Singh and Kewal Singh r/o Anbian Tofa (Jalandhar) used to harass her and quarrel with her for dowry.
She said that her daughter Manpreet Kaur hanged herself to death because of the harassment for dowry.
Dasuya Police have registered a case under section 304 (B) and 34 of IPC against Amarjit, Satpal Singh, Balwinder Kaur, Soni and Kewal Singh.
Notably : section 304 (B) of IPC is Dowry death.