Crime-Justice

Shimla resident man and father booked by Phagwara police in dowry case

July 09, 2017 10:33 AM

Punjab News Express/Sameer
PHAGWARA: On a complaint lodged by Guru Harikrishan Nagar Phagwara resident Deepika Dhingra the police has arrested under section 498A /406 IPC against her husband jatin khanna and his father kewal krishan of New Shimla on the charges of physically and mentally torturing her to fulfill their demands of more dowry.

The victim in her complaint the victim alleged that though she was married with Jatin on December 6 in the year 2014 and her parents gave sufficient dowry worth more than Rs 7.5 Lac but her-in-laws went on demanding more and more dowry in cash or in kind. She alleged that her father was paying Rs 12,000/- monthly to her-in-laws, but her in laws were adamant to give Rs 15 Lac to them to purchase a new house. No arrest has been made till so for.

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