Published On : Tue, Apr 10th, 2018

Hubby, in-laws booked for abetting woman’s suicide

Nagpur: Ajni police have booked husband, in-laws and another relative on charges of abetting suicide by a woman over dowry money demand.

The deceased, Puja Virendra Solanki (24), resident of Plot No. 7, Hariom Colony, Ajni, had committed suicide by hanging at her residence. The Ajni police, after registering a case of accidental death, had launched a probe into the matter.

During the course of investigation, it got revealed that Puja had married to Virendra Kisan Solanki (28), resident of Plot No. 69, Dobinagar, behind Chintamani Beer Bar, Manewada Road, in April 2014. However, soon after marriage, the accused husband Virendra, in-laws Kisan Bhagwandas Solanki (55), Shanti Kisan Solanki (50) and sister-in-law Gudiya Kisan Solanki (23), started harassing Puja mentally and physically by asking her frequently to bring money from her parents. Fed up with the torture and money demand, Puja ended her life by hanging on March 2, 2018.

Ajni Woman PSI N G Bhute, based on probe report and a complaint lodged by Shatrughan Mohanlal Parmar (45), resident of Sonezari Nagar, Umred, has booked the accused husband Virendra Solanki, in-laws Kisan Solanki, Shanti Solanki (50) and sister-in-law Gudiya Solanki under Sections 306, 498(A), 34 of the IPC. Further probe is underway.