Techie booked for harassing and assaulting wife for dowry

Sakal Times
Saturday, 27 January 2018

Pune: A techie and his parents have been booked by the Kondhwa police for allegedly harassing his wife for dowry. An FIR was lodged on Friday after the woman, who has been admitted to a hospital after being assaulted by her husband, gave a statement to the police. 

The 25-year-old complainant, a housewife, hails from Uttar Pradesh. She married the accused from Bihar in January 2017.

Pune: A techie and his parents have been booked by the Kondhwa police for allegedly harassing his wife for dowry. An FIR was lodged on Friday after the woman, who has been admitted to a hospital after being assaulted by her husband, gave a statement to the police. 

The 25-year-old complainant, a housewife, hails from Uttar Pradesh. She married the accused from Bihar in January 2017.

She claimed that her parents had given gold ornaments and four-wheeler at the time of marriage but the accused's family wanted more dowry. She was often assaulted by her husband, who works with a multinational company in Hinjawadi, for the same. 

The police have booked the accused under offences like assault, insult and harassment of a married woman by husband and in-laws. 
 

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