A 21-year-old woman was killed allegedly over dowry demand at Aliganj tehsil here following
which her husband and five others have been booked, police said on Wednesday.
Priyanka’s father Ved Prakash, a resident of Farrukhabad, lodged a complaint on Tuesday alleging that her daughter was being harassed and tortured by her husband and in-laws since
her marriage on February 12.
Priyanka was married to Shanoo of Aliganj tehsil on February 12, 2016. Prakash claimed Priyanka’s in-laws were demanding a vehicle in dowry and used to harass her.
Seven days ago they threw her off the roof, he alleged. Priyanka was taken to Delhi for treatment where she succumbed to injuries on Monday, he said.
Kotwali Station Officer Dinesh Kumar said police are investigating the matter but no arrest has been made so far.
Meanwhile, a woman was allegedly raped by three persons at her house at Kanshiram Colony under Jaitheraon Kotwali Monday night.
Ram Baboo, along with two other persons, entered her house while she was alone and allegedly raped her at gunpoint, police said.
The victim’s husband has lodged a complaint but no arrest has been made so far, police said.
In another incident, 30-year-old Sanjoo died after the auto-rickshaw he was travelling in collided with a speeding tanker head on near Bagwala village.
A case has been registered against the driver of the tanker and police are investigating the matter, police said.