Woman a home maker found dead under mysterious circumstances in her house family members allege dowry death probe on

Dr B Thomas (Special Correspondent)


32-year-old home maker was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her house in Bapuijinagar area under Byatarayanapura police station limits while her sister filed a dowry death case against husband and in-laws.

The deceased has been identified as Shilpa B,

Senior officer told reporters after inspecting the spot he said,the deceased was married to Chandrashekhar,six years ago and the couple had five year old daughter .

In her complaint Nagarathna,sister of Shilpa, accused Chandrashekar and her family torturing shilpa for more dowry.

At the time of marriage the parents of Shilpa had paid 200 grams of gold valuables and got the marriage in grand manner.

Despite this,Chandrashekhar and family used to harass Shilpa to get more money and torture her physically and mentally.

On Thursday, Chandrashekhar called Nagarathana to inform that Shilpa ended her life by hanging .

When Nagarathana and family rushed to the house,they found Shilpa lying on the bed with a rope lying next to her.

The Family alleged that it was not suicide but a murder and they found strangulation mark on her neck .

Based on the complaint,the police have registered a case against Chandrashekhar,his mother and two sisters and brother-in-law charging them under murder,dowry harassment , dowry death and also under Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace,of the IPC, for further investigations.